Become a member


Be part of the Early Career Hydrogeologists Network (ECHN) means



Experiences, Experiments and Technical questions

News about the most important human need: Water

Jobs / Research and Cooperation opportunities

LinkedIN Group






Talk active about ECH activities with colleagues

Go to ECHN social events during IAH Congresses

Don’t hide your research / work behind a pay wall

ECHN Activities

IAH Congresses



In the Task Team (ECHN Steering Committee)

Benefit from a strong network and propose your own suggestions to improve the impact of ECHs

About ECHN


We encourage you to stay always communicative:

YOU make the difference!

Convinced and interested? Then…

  • an “Early Career Hydrogeologist” is someone having less than 10 years of professional experience in the field of hydrogeology independently of his / her age
  • don’t wait and miss the opportunity to become an IAH / ECHN member now
  • and be part of a world-wide high impact groundwater organization!

See benefits, costs and how to apply (Discounts are available for developing countries).

More Activity required? Go for your local ECHN branches…

  • Check the availability of a ‘Local ECHN Branch’ in your region.
  • Not existent? Then start one! We assist you.

Setting up a local Early Career Hydrogeologist’s Network (ECHN) Branch is simple. Try out.