The International Erosion Control Association:

The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) is a non-profit, member organization that provides education, resource information and business opportunities for professionals in the erosion and sediment control industry.

Our members represent over 30 countries and 22 fields of professional practice. IECA’s diverse membership supplies a unique network of specialists who are capable of solving a broad range of problems caused by soil erosion and its by-product—sediment.

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As a member of IECA, you gain access to a vast body of knowledge, high-quality training programs, the latest tools and tactics, exposure to leading-edge thinking and products, and opportunities to interact with stormwater, erosion and sediment control peers around the world.

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IECA is recognized as the leader in continuing education for the erosion & sediment control and stormwater management industry. Offering top notch training, IECA offers education opportunities through over 100 online courses in the eLearning Library, monthly webinars, local roadshows, national and international conferences, and private on location training. Take some time to explore all of IECA’s educational opportunities.

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As an IECA member, you’ll get unlimited access to our vast members-only resources, tools and content to increase your effectiveness and learn vital information to keep you current stay on top of change and meet the challenges it presents.

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Request for Qualifications and Proposal for Grant Writer/Fundraiser for IECA's SOIL Fund

IECA is seeking a creative, collaborative grant writing consultant or firm with particular familiarity with international, multi-national grantors, Foundations, private Funds, Trusts, capacity-building entities, Corporations, relief organizations, and/or other NGOs.

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Registration is Open for the 19th Annual Meeting of the American Ecological Engineering Society

North Carolina State University is excited to host the 19th annual American Ecological Engineering Society Meeting in Asheville, North Carolina. Located in North Carolina’s scenic Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville is known for its vibrant art scene, adventurous spirit, and commitment to environmental sustainability. This year’s meeting theme is “Enabling Future Generations to Solve Our Planet’s Grand Challenges”. With this meeting, we hope to better contextualize the realm of Ecological Engineering while looking for the next generation to use these emerging practices to solve the world’s grand challenges. The interplay between students, industry professionals, and academia will be a key element of the meeting. We are encouraging industry professionals to attend the meeting as sponsors and mentors and provide insights to entering the field.

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Are You Interested in Speaking at an IECA Event?

Learn what it takes to be a presenter for IECA-hosted events or webinars!
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The smarter way to stay on top of the erosion control industry. A weekly e-mail newsletter specifically designed to bring the most important and timely industry news stories to the IECA membership and stakeholders. Each week, SmartBrief delivers the most relevant industry news direct to your mailbox. 
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IECA News & Announcements

  • Upcoming IECA Regional Events

    Network with peers in your area from one of IECA's chapter hosted events. Learn what events IECA chapters are hosting in your area.

  • IECA Region Two 2019 IECA and Stormwater Queensland Conference 
  • Abstracts for the 2019 IECA Region Two and Stormwater Queensland Conference to be held in Hilton Cairns, QLD are due by Tuesday, April 2, 2019. This year's conference will be held 1-3 October 2019.

  • IECA and EnviroCert Expand Continuing Education Offerings to Industry Professionals 
  • EnviroCert International, Inc. a continuing education credit opportunity for their certified professionals using IECA Region One education. Retroactive to January 1, 2019 all certified professionals with any five ECI certifications may earn up to three professional development hours (PDH) per year if they are members of IECA. Professionals can collect PDHs by reading the Environmental Connection Magazine and supplying self-certification forms back to ECI to verify the magazine articles read.

  • New IECA Tagline Announced | Protecting Soil and Water Resources 
  • Your votes have been tallied and IECA’s a new tagline has been decided. The tagline “Protecting Soil and Water Resources,” captures the mission of our work at IECA, and the impact we hope our members have on our environment and world. Thank you for casting your votes! Explore how IECA supports this mission through education.

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