The Baltimore Harbor watershed is located in Baltimore City and a portion of Baltimore County. Together these watersheds encompass 194 square miles of land, 454 miles of stream, and more than 1 million residents.
Angela Haren became the Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper in December 2016. Angela is an environmental and natural resource attorney with a passion for clean water. She has extensive experience in marine and freshwater resource management and the intersection of energy and water issues. As Director of Advocacy and Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper of Blue Water Baltimore, Angela manages and executes the legal and regulatory advocacy projects that protect Baltimore's waterway. Prior to becoming the Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper, she co-founded Clear Resource Law, a boutique firm specializing in legal, policy, and strategy services for environmental projects. Angela brings over twelve years of nonprofit experience including working for the Natural Resources Defense Council and California Coastkeeper Alliance. Angela holds a J.D. in Environmental Law from Golden Gate University, an M.P.P. in Environmental and Natural Resource Policy from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, and a B.A. in Comparative Literature from UC Davis. Originally from California, Angela enjoys getting out on the water and exploring her new East Coast as much as possible.
3545 Belair Road
Baltimore, Maryland 21213