Discover the Wealth of IECA Membership Benefits



Welcome to a world of opportunities awaiting you as a member of the International Erosion Control Association (IECA). Whether you're seeking to advance your professional journey or stay abreast of industry developments, IECA membership is your gateway to a vibrant community spanning 30 countries.

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Expand Your Professional Circle

Investing in networking is key to unlocking new opportunities and propelling your career forward. By actively sharing ideas and fostering relationships, IECA members gain valuable insights, broaden their knowledge base and create pathways for career advancement.

IECA Chapters

Connect with IECA chapters offers a unique chance to engage with colleagues, exchange ideas, and access local learning opportunities. Dive into training events, stay updated with newsletters, explore volunteer roles, and expand your network through meaningful connections in your community.

IECA Connect: Online Community

Forge connections with professionals worldwide through our online platform. Tailored communities allow members to align with their interests, job roles, sectors, and more. Engage in fruitful exchanges, discover innovative solutions to industry challenges, and cultivate friendships along the way. Log in with your member credentials to begin your journey of exploration and collaboration!!

Industry Leadership Opportunities 

Volunteering presents an excellent chance for networking and gaining insight into how IECA's initiatives impact your industry firsthand. Whether at the national or chapter level, your involvement helps shape the direction of erosion and sediment control while allowing you to contribute to the organization's mission and connect with industry peers.

IECA Mentorship Program

Designed to foster professional growth and pay it forward within the industry, the IECA Mentorship Program pairs young professionals with seasoned professionals. Through this initiative, participants receive guidance, support and valuable insights to propel their careers forward while contributing to the development of the erosion and sediment control profession.


Elevate Your Expertise

In today's dynamic landscape, continuous professional development is essential, not just optional. IECA provides a plethora of avenues to expand your skillset and accrue Professional Development Hours (PDH), ensuring you stay ahead in your field.

IECA eHub: Online Training

With IECA Webinars, you can conveniently access high-quality continuing education and earn Professional Development Hours (PDH) from the comfort of your home or office computer. Whether it's live sessions or on-demand content, enrich your knowledge whenever it suits your schedule.

IECA Annual Conference 

Expand your knowledge, grow your network, and stay at the forefront of industry developments at the IECA Annual Conference. Gain invaluable insights and tools to drive positive change in erosion and sediment control and stormwater management while connecting with global industry professionals.

IECA Regional Events

Experience top-tier education with a focus on localized perspectives at IECA Regional Events. Delve into area-specific content addressing pertinent issues in stormwater management and erosion and sediment control.


Gain a Competitive Advantage

Utilize exclusive IECA member benefits to enhance visibility and expand your business.

IECA’s Online Membership Directory

Elevate your visibility with a free automatic listing in the IECA Membership Directory. Trusted by industry professionals as a valuable resource year-round, this directory is your key to increased visibility and networking opportunities.

IECA Member Logo

Display your commitment to the erosion and sediment control industry by incorporating the IECA Member logo into your marketing materials, email signature, business cards, website, and other collateral.

Advertising Discounts

Maximize your exposure year-round by joining as an organizational member. Explore a variety of marketing options including publications, online advertising, vendor webinars, Roadshow sponsorships, and prime opportunities at our annual conference. The earlier you invest, the greater your exposure will be.

Environmental Excellence Awards

Don't miss your opportunity to be celebrated by your peers! Every year, IECA honors outstanding members and industry contributors for their exceptional achievements. Award recipients not only inspire others but also receive recognition at our prestigious Annual Conference and Expo.


Stay Ahead of the Curve

Enhance your effectiveness and gain essential insights to navigate industry shifts and obstacles with confidence.

IECA Resource Library

Unlock a wealth of up-to-date, pertinent solutions tailored to the erosion and sediment control and stormwater industry exclusively for IECA members. Easily search through our extensive collection of case studies, photos, videos, and white papers by entering keywords, authors, topics, and more to swiftly find the answers you need.

IECA Design Standards

Our Standards and Practices (S&P) Library offers the latest design standards for the construction stormwater industry. We acknowledge regional and local differences in erosion and sediment control practices while emphasizing the importance of standardized design based on sound science and testing criteria.

IECA News Brief

This complimentary twice-weekly e-mail newsletter is designed to provide you with a concise update on the latest news and trends in our industry. Our expert editors meticulously curate news stories from thousands of sources, including news sites and blogs, summarizing them and providing links to the original sources for further reading. Stay informed and up-to-date with industry developments delivered directly to your inbox every week.

Environmental Connection Magazine

Dive deeper into the erosion and sediment control and stormwater industry with our quarterly publication. Featuring peer-reviewed articles on current topics, along with engaging features highlighting individuals, programs, and industry issues. Each issue includes a Content Quiz offering one PDH credit, totaling up to 4 PDH credits annually. Stay informed and earn valuable credits with Environmental Connection Magazine.

IECA’s Career Center

Unlock confidential resume posting, automated email notifications for new job listings, and the option to save jobs for future review. Get tips for interviewing, resume writing, and more, while employers and recruiters gain targeted access to the erosion and sediment control and stormwater industry's most qualified talent pool.

Personal and Business Insurance Coverage

Experience personalized service through your association's health insurance program powered by LIG Solutions. Our approach transforms the healthcare shopping and enrollment experience for individuals, families, businesses, and groups nationwide. Our licensed sales agents provide individualized assistance, guiding members through insurance options to find coverage that aligns with their lifestyle and budget. With plans from national, regional, and local insurance carriers, we tailor coverage to meet your unique health and financial requirements.

Credit Union Membership/IECA VISA

IECA members* now have the opportunity to join Signature Federal Credit Union and enjoy exclusive benefits, including the IECA Visa Platinum credit card, high-yield checking accounts, mortgage financing, business accounts, and access to over 5,000 shared branching locations and ATMs! *Currently available only to U.S. residents.

IECA is the foremost organization for those involved in or concerned about soil erosion control. Membership (in IECA) tells others you take erosion control seriously and you want to help make a difference.

Scott Velting, CPESC, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA