Wetland, Stream Bank, and Shoreline Restoration

This educational track encompasses the focused, intricate and detailed work of restoring and enhancing the waters of our oceans, lakes, rivers, streams and wetlands. Topics would include wetlands restoration technology, stream restoration and beach & shoreline stabilization.

Area of Focus

Constructed Wetlands for Stormwater Treatment

Wetlands Technology

Stream Restoration Technology

Research and Development

Business and Legal Issues

Beach & Shoreline Stabilization

  • Avoidance & Minimization Techniques
  • Mitigation Techniques
  • Pre-Construction Data Collection
  • Plant Selection
  • Control of Dominating/Unwanted Plant Species
  • Banking
  • Regulatory Requirements
  • Monitoring & Maintenance

Wetland, Stream Bank, & Shoreline Restoration Track Members

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