The Chinese government announced the Net 14, "the State Council on Water Resources and carried out the first national census of the notice." Notice that the development of a comprehensive understanding of water and improve water services in economic and social development capacity and achieve sustainable water resources development, utilization and protection of the State Council decided in 2010 to 2012 launched the first national water census.
Notice emphasized that the census is a major water conditions national survey, is a national resource Environment An important part of the investigation. National Water Resources and carried out survey to identify the basic situation of China's rivers and lakes, control of water resources development, utilization and conservation status, find out the economic and social development demand for water resources, water sector capacity building to understand the situation, the establishment of national water information based platform for national economic and social development to provide a reliable basis for support and protection of water information.
First national water census of the object is within all of our rivers and lakes, water conservancy, water agencies and water users focus on socio-economic access. The first census of the contents of the basic situation of rivers and lakes, including the number, distribution, natural and hydrological characteristics; Second, the basic situation of water conservancy projects, including the number, distribution, engineering features and benefits, etc.; Third, economic and social use of water, including the sub-basin population , arable land, irrigated area and the urban and rural life and industry water use, water, etc.; Fourth, management and protection of rivers and lakes, including the management of compliance status, monitoring water sources and water intake, outfall and waste into rivers and lakes Sewage Emissions, etc.; five soil and water conservation, including soil erosion, and its dynamic changes; Sixth Water Sector Capacity Building, including the nature of various types of water bodies, employees, assets, financial and information status.
Notice of the time also made arrangements for the census. Standard point of time the census was December 31, 2011, during the year 2011 data. 2010, to carry out survey design, pilot, training, mobilization and advocacy work. 2011, to carry out check and registration, Ledger building and site investigation work. January 2012 to June, fill in a form reporting, data processing and audit inspection. July 2012 to 12 months, the survey results of acceptance, summary and data release development.
Circular requires that all localities and departments must follow the "unified national leadership, division of labor cooperation, local classification for all parties to participate in" principle, do a good job of propaganda and mobilization and organization of the census implementation. Survey work on various difficulties and problems encountered, we must promptly take steps to resolve it.
Notice emphasized that the census of Water Resources in China and within the unit, must be strictly in accordance with the "PRC Statistics Law" and the relevant provisions of the specific requirements of the census, accurate and complete, on time and submitted to the census data, to ensure that basic true and reliable data. Any place, departments, units and individuals shall not be false and concealed, refuse to, delaying, not forged, altered census data. All census offices and their staff, and obtained in the census classified information and data, must strictly fulfill the duty of confidentiality.