The International Erosion Control Association (IECA) has been the largest member-based association for erosion control since 1972. Today, IECA is the leading association for erosion and sediment control, stormwater management, and stream restoration, and provides education, resources, and networking to the industry, government, and academia.


About Southeast Chapter IECA

IECA’s Southeast Chapter is a regional extension that connects you with people, training, and solutions to your erosion and sediment control needs. IECA and its Southeast Chapter form a strong partnership comprised of individuals who are dedicated to minimizing accelerated soil erosion.

The Southeast Chapter of the International Erosion Control Association (IECA) represents a large area of the United States – Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina. The international organization is the global resource for information on erosion and sediment control, and the Southeast Chapter is your local source for information that is important to you.

What SEC can offer to you:

Networking opportunities, collaboration, exchange of knowledge and practical experience. You can learn about the latest tools of the trade, get involved in your industry, and find opportunities to present to peers.

The Goals of the IECA are:

• To educate IECA members, the public & the erosion control industry.
• To disseminate information through conferences, seminars & communication media.
• To provide technical expertise for people, organizations & governments seeking assistance in the field of erosion & soil conservation.
• To establish standards for erosion control materials & installation procedures.
• To promote the expertise of erosion & sediment control specialists through professional certification.