The mission of the West Michigan Soil Erosion Control Network (WMSECN) is to protect and enhance our natural environment by promoting effective soil erosion control.

The vision of the WMSECN is to unite interested parties within the western Michigan counties of Kent, Allegan, Ottawa, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Montcalm, Barry, Ionia, and Mecosta into a group dedicated to the discovery, collection, preservation, and dissemination of knowledge toward attaining effective and economical methods and best management practices for preventing erosion of the earth.

We are located in the offices of:

Hanes Geo Components
425 36th Street SW
Wyoming, MI 49548
800 248-8230 (office)
616 530-2317 (fax)

Contact WMSECN via the Board Member Directory

or use our Contact Form.

Our Next Event

This event has been cancelled due to losing our host facility. Registration has been closed.

Down to Earth - Straight Talk on Soil Erosion

Thursday, December 3, 2020

Walker Commission Chambers
4243 Remembrance Road NW
Walker, MI


Members – Free
Non-Members - $10 (Non-members may also view the meeting virtually at no cost. Please register using the Member Registration Form and check the appropriate box. You will receive an email with an access code for the virtual meeting.)

Time - 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Get perspectives from, Local Regulators, Developers, Contractors, and Engineers regarding their priorities, goals and objectives as they pertain to SESC.  In a panel discussion format, questions will be addressed from the perspective of the various parties involved.  In addition, we will have a regulatory update from EGLE.

Tom Kitcey - MDOT
Rachell Nagorsen - City of Walker
Aaron Nykamp - Cutting Edge Excavating
Jason Nyhuis - Pioneer Construction
Moore & Bruggink

Regulatory update:
Brandie Stefanski, EGLE  

Industry Links



DEQ List of Enforcing Agencies (CEA, MEA, APA)

Lower Grand River Organization of Watersheds

Macatawa Area Coordinating Council (MACC)