Tag: international erosion control

The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) is the world’s oldest and largest association devoted to helping members solve the problems caused by erosion and its byproduct-sediment.
IECA connects you to 2,500 members who specialize in stormwater management and natural resource protection.

Insights From the Journey

Insights From the Journey

One of the great gifts of writing is the knowledge that one gains from the research necessary to create intelligent composition. My high school English teacher—who also taught Kurt Vonnegut—once told me that there were seven basic plots in literature and not to worry about outlining a wholly original narrative,

The Role of Erosion Control on the Panama Canal Expansion Project

The Role of Erosion Control on the Panama Canal Expansion Project

EVERY EROSION CONTROL project is mission critical, but the Panama Canal expansion project, completed in June 2016, is arguably in a class by itself, given the scale of the undertaking and the waterway’s strategic importance to international commerce. The dirt-and-rock slopes created from the dredging of nearly 50 million cubic

Reader Profile: Jennifer Hildebrand

Reader Profile: Jennifer Hildebrand

Jennifer Hildebrand, CPESC, CPSWQ, CESSWI, ToR, QSD, and QSP, is the environmental compliance group manager for WSB & Associates in St. Paul, MN. She didn’t set out in life to go into the industry, but today, she is one of its shining stars.

Her B.S. and M.B.A. degrees in business management

Project Profile: High-Stakes Erosion Control on the Panama Canal

Project Profile: High-Stakes Erosion Control on the Panama Canal

EVERY EROSION CONTROL project is mission critical, but the Panama Canal expansion project, completed in June 2016, is arguably in a class by itself, given the scale of the undertaking and the waterway’s strategic importance to international commerce. The dirt-and-rock slopes created from the dredging of nearly 50 million cubic

IECA News

IECA News

Environmental Connection 2017 Ready for Atlanta?
Save the date for EC17!
Environmental Connection 2017 is coming soon and IECA encourages all industry professionals to start making plans to attend the world’s largest soil and water event. EC17 will be held February 21–24, 2017, at the Cobb Galleria Centre in Atlanta, Georgia. Prepare to learn from a

Publisher’s Memo: A Note of Thanks—Let’s Keep It Going

Publisher’s Memo: A Note of Thanks—Let’s Keep It Going

About 23,000 people around the world subscribe to Erosion Control. Since the magazine’s launch in 1993, we have had an agreement with the International Erosion Control Association (IECA), serving as its official journal. This arrangement has consistently put the Association in front of tens of thousands of non-IECA members—people (like

Reader Profile: Heather Buck

Reader Profile: Heather Buck

Heather Buck, CPWSQ, CMS4S, says most municipalities are complying with stormwater regulations, but not sufficiently documenting it. A resource planner for Christopher B. Burke Engineering in Indianapolis, IN, Buck helps municipalities with recordkeeping, tracking, and documentation in an “easy and efficient way so they can fit records documentation into their

IECA Great Connections 2016

Great Connections is a bi-annual conference co-organized by International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Chapters. This year will be hosted in La Crosse, Wisconson by the Great Lakes, Great Rivers Chapters and Northern Plains Chapters along with the City of La Crosse. Bringing together contractors, stormwater professionals, designers and planners from

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