Environmental Awards at Environmental Connection 2015IECA Portland OregonThe International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Region One will hold its annual conference and exhibition 15 – 18 February 2015 in Portland, Oregon. At Environmental Connection 2015, seven companies have been selected to present in the product practicum forum. Each presentation will be an hour and offer in-depth looks at cutting-edge environmental technologies.
The schedule:
Monday, Feb. 16

  • 11:30 – 12:30 PM: Prescriptive Agronomic Formulations (PAFs) for Successful Erosion Control presented by Profile Products, Marc S. Theisen, M.S., CPESC, CPSWQ, CESSWI
  • 1:40 – 2:40 PM: Finally, Inlet Protection for Pipes presented by SedCatch, Greg Vreeland, CPESC, CPSWQ
  • 2:50 – 3:50 PM: Lower Manning’s John Slupecki, CPESC
  • 4:00 – 5:00 PM: Introduction to Hydroseeding and Hydraulic Erosion Control Products presented by Applegate Mulch, Pete Simmons

Tuesday, Feb. 17

  • 10:20 – 11:20 AM: Using Envirolok Vegetated Solutions for Streambank Restoration, Stormwater Management & Erosion Control presented by EnvirolokWest, Ron McPherson

Wednesday, Feb. 18

  • 8:00 – 9:00 AM: Soil Restoration with Particularized PermaMatrix Biotic Soil Particles (BSP) presented by PermaMatrix, Robin Cook
  • 10:20 – 11:20 AM: Earthlite Biochar Stormwater Mediapresented by Sunmark Environmental, Ryan Holman, CPESC, CESSWI

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DISCOUNTED HOTEL OPTIONS
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SHORT COURSES
IECA offers a number of learning opportunities not only in technical sessions and trade show interaction but in high-quality short courses. For short course information at Environmental Connection 2015, see this article.