The Great Lakes Chapter of the International Erosion Control Association was created to unite individuals interested in issue of Erosion Control, Sediment Control, and Stormwater Management. The GLCIECA is a non-profit organization of professional who realize the benefit of "exchanging" information with others to preserve and improve the quality of our environment. The chapter serves individual, corporate, and government members from Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin.

Upcoming Events

IECA Great Connections 2018
April 24-26, 2018
Grand River Center | 500 Bell St., Dubuque, Iowa 52001

Make some Great Connections when you join your colleagues in Dubuque, IA April 24 - 26, 2018 for the third biennial Great Connections Conference and Exposition! This conference will be hosted by the The Great Lakes and Great Rivers Chapters of the International Erosion Control Association (IECA) along with The City of Dubuque’s 10th Annual Watershed and Stormwater Symposium.Stormwater, erosion & sediment control, agriculture & watersheds, locally-driven policy and education initiatives will be explored by pulling expertise from public and private industry sources. Featured Keynote Speaker - Dr. Dr. Wallace "J." Nichols Author of "BlueMind."

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IECA On Location Event
March 8, 2018
84th Street Pub and Grill | 8282 Pfeiffer Farms Dr SW Byron Center, Michigan

Join us for a day to learn from a professional with over 25 years of experience. We will start with overview of erosion and sediment control fundamentals and regulations and then move into Best Management Practices (BMPs). For BMPs, we will delve into installation, maintenance and inspection. We will also discuss project phasing and managing site waste. There will be something for all levels of experience. All attendees will receive a certificate and earn 7 PDH’s.

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