Official Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the IECA.


The Mid-Atlantic Chapter (MAC) of the International Erosion Control Association (IECA) is one of the oldest chapters within the IECA.  The MAC encompasses Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Virginia, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Washington D.C., making it one of the more densely populated chapters within IECA Region 1. The MAC is an integral resource for anyone in the sediment and erosion control, MS4, stormwater management or surface water restoration industry. Follow the link to learn more about what makes the Mid-Atlantic Chapter great!
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25th Annual Conference, Workshop and Trade Show

The Mid-Atlantic Chapters 25th Annual Conference, Workshop and Trade Show will be held in Camp Hill, PA from September 18th-20th, 2018! The MAC is currently accepting abstracts so if you would like to speak at the conference submit one for consideration.  This years theme will revolve around higher education in our industry and we hope to get many regional colleges and universities to participate. Registration will be open in April 2018. We look forward to seeing everyone in Pennsylvania’s beautiful capital city next September!


Valuable Resources

The MAC hosts an annual conference, workshops and other events each year in many of it’s member states. These events are a great way to learn as well as network with other industry professionals. Additional education is also offered through IECA Roadhow events throughout the year in various geographic locations.  These one day events are great ways to increase our outreach and to educate professionals in the local areas while addressing broader topics as well. The MAC IECA is a great resource to get involved in if you are an active industry professional. Check out some more information on IECA and MAC membership to see if the organization is right for you.



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Upcoming Events

2018 National Watershed and Stormwater Conference @ Various
Apr 10 @ 7:30 am – 4:45 pm

The MAC-IECA is Proud To Sponsor


Baltimore, MD, Falls Church, VA and Online!

Today’s water quality experts not only have to overcome pollution, but also a world of uncertain federal funding and regulatory oversight. To restore our waterways, identifying innovative financing strategies and management solutions is more important than ever before.

This conference will help practitioners, regulators, water and sewer authorities and stormwater managers overcome common hurdles — from staff shortages and a lack of financial support to addressing multiple pollutant sources in mixed land use watersheds.

Join the Center for Watershed Protection’s 2018 National Conference on April 10th,2018 to learn fresh ideas about funding and watershed and stormwater management!

Webcast Only – Registration Closes April 6, 2018
General Admission:   $249
Center for Watershed Protection Association Members: $199

Live Locations (Baltimore, MD & Falls Church, VA) – Registration Closes April 6, 2018
General Admission:  $249
Center for Watershed Protection Association Members:  $199\


Click here for National Conference session descriptions and agenda
Click here for the agenda and additional info for our Baltimore, MD conference location
Click here for the agenda and additional info for our Falls Church, VA conference location
Click here to find out how to earn professional development hours

Click here to find out how to Sponsor the Conference
Click here to read a summary of the 2017 Conference

IECA Roadshow – Coastal Resiliency Planning and Shoreline Protection @ Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Jun 14 @ 7:30 am – 4:00 pm

IECA Roadshow – Coastal Resiliency Planning and Shoreline Protection

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
1131 N Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901, USA
June 14th, 2018 – 8:00AM – 4:00PM

IECA’s Dover, Delaware Regional Roadshow will focus on coastal resiliency planning, methodology & practices. This will also include shoreline armoring and protection approaches information as well. The info will be specific to the Mid-Atlantic region and target coastal resiliency planning strategies for New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia beach communities.
Workshop is worth 7 Professional Development Hours (0.7 CE Credit)
Agenda and Registration Info coming soon.
25th Annual Mid-Atlantic Chapter Conference & Trade Show @ Radisson Hotel Harrisburg
Sep 18 – Sep 20 all-day

25th Annual Mid-Atlantic Chapter Conference & Trade Show

September 18th – 20th, 2018

Radisson Hotel Harrisburg – Camp Hill, Pennsylvania

The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the International Erosion Control Association will be holding it’s 25th Annual Environmental Conference & Tradeshow in Camp Hill, PA from September 18th-20th this year.  This year’s conference will center around higher education in our industry while maintaining focus on the four IECA’s 4 Educational Tracks of erosion and sediment control, stormwater management, MS4’s and surface water restoration.

Professional Development Hours will be provided for all technical sessions.

Currently, the Mid-Atlantic Chapter IECA is accepting abstracts and presentations for the conference in September 2018. Deadline to submit is May 31st, 2018.

Abstracts should be conformance with IECA’s 4 Educational Tracks


Topics Desired:

  • Coastal resiliency planning, practices and approaches. (HOT TOPIC)
  • Research and Innovation from Colleges and Universities throughout the Mid-Atlantic Region (Professors, students are faculty urged to submit!) (HOT TOPIC)
  • Regional responses and methods for implementation of stormwater, sediment control, LID/green infrastructure and stream restoration projects
  • Innovative approaches, planning and securing funding for MS4 permit compliance, implementation personnel and meeting restoration requirements. (HOT TOPIC)
  • Innovative planning, designs and installation of sediment control BMP’s and/or plans. 
  • Case studies and virtual tours of Mid-Atlantic region stormwater, sediment control, LID/green infrastructure and stream restoration projects.
Typical Audience:
  • Government Employees
  • Stormwater & ESC Professionals
  • Engineers & Consultants
  • Planners & Designers
  • Contractors & Inspectors

Interested? Please email and or Click the Submit Abstract Links to submit a presentation for consideration.

Interested in Exhibiting? Email


2018 Annual MAC Golf  Tournament

The 2018 Annual MAC Golf Tournament will be held at Dauphin Highlands (650 S Harrisburg Street, Harrisburg, PA, 17113). This year’s tournament will commence on Tuesday, September 18th at 10:00 am set as the first tee time.

From a challenging par 3 of 172 yards to a wide-open par 5 of 541-yards, Dauphin Highlands provides the opportunity for you to experience every facet of the intricate game of golf. Our signature hole, the 17th, is a par 3 of breath-taking natural beauty requiring each player to tee off over a natural ravine onto a gently sloping green.

Distance from Radisson is about 8 miles (shortest route) and roughly 20 or so minutes away.

The cost will be $70.00 per player and includes greens fee, ½ cart and box lunch.

EnviroCert Review Courses and Exams – CPESC, CPSWQ, CESSWI, CPMSM and CPISM 

EnviroCert International, Inc. (ECI) is the national leader in field of stormwater and environmental professional certification.  ECI has been providing these Professional Certifications for over 30 years.   ECI’s purposes is to ensure that professionals have demonstrated a depth and bread of knowledge, based on national standard to preserve life, health, and property.

ECI offers five (5) professional certification programs to ensure the highest quality of practice in the environmental field.  ECI Professionals are distinguished in all 50 states and over 20 countries as leading experts in their respective fields.  ECI offers the following professional certifications:  Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC)Stormwater Inspections (CESSWI), Stormwater Quality (CPSWQ)Certified Professional in Municipal Stormwater Management (CPMSM), and Industrial Stormwater Management (CPISM).

EnviroCert will be offering General Principle Reviews and Exams at the 2017 MAC-IECA Conference. Advanced Registration is required for both and an approved application is required to take the exam. This application must be submitted thirty (30) days in advance to allow time for review and approval.

Registrations for review and/or exams are available from our web calendar here . For certification information, please visit , call (828-655-1600), or email



IECA Membership Provides Intangible Benefits You Won’t Find Anywhere Else

IECA provides a wide range of services to its members. They include educational activities like conferences, webinars and field days, as well as networking events with other industry members. Plus, depending on the type of membership, a variety of other benefits, such as subscriptions to Environmental Connection, IECA’s quarterly newsletter; the annual Membership Directory and Erosion Control Journal, IECA’s official magazine.
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