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.



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.



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.


2020 IECA Annual Conference Opening Session Presents Strategies to Achieve Success

Learn leadership secrets and strategies of breakthrough performance that will transform your thinking about personal motivation and achieving new levels of success like never before. Get inspired to “think differently” from the IECA Annual Conference Opening Keynote Session.
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NEW! Exclusive Insurance Benefit Program for IECA Members

IECA and Ryan Insurance Strategy Consultants have partnered to offer a suite of individual and group insurance benefits for IECA members*! The new member benefit provides individual and groups insurance products for you, your employees and their families all in one place.
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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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February 23-26, 2020
Raleigh, NC
2020 IECA Annual Conference and Expo


March, 5, 2020
IECA On Location
Grand Rapids, MI
Soil Erosion Impacts – Protecting the Earth and Your Wallet


March 25-26, 2020
Brampton, ON, Canada
2020 TRIECA Conference


April 14 - 17, 2020
IECA Supporting Partnership 
 Austin, Texas
2020 National Watershed & Stormwater Conference - by the Center for Watershed Protection


June 8-10, 2020
Huntsville, AL
2020 Municipal Wet Weather Stormwater Conference


July 28-30, 2020
St. Louis-Chesterfield, MO
2020 Great Connections Conference


September 10, 2020
Moncton, MB, Canada
2020 Moncton Regional Event


October 6-8, 2020
San Antonio, TX
2020 Texas Regional Conference


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