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Xinjiang announces its first ecological civilization construction pilot zones list

( chinadaily.com.cn )

Updated: 2014-07-03

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Recently, the Xinjiang Environmental Protection Department released its list of first ecological civilization construction pilot zones, which includes 18 counties and cities in Xinjiang. The criteria include the region’s environmental resources and its main functions.

The 18 pilot zones are: Zhaosu county, Tekes county, Gongliu county, Yumin county, Habahe county, Burqin county, Wenquan county, Urumqi county, Baijiantan district of Karamay city, Manas county, Turpan city, Yiwu county, Hejing county, Xayar county, Taxkorgan Tajik autonomous county, Zepu county, Karakax county and Akqi county.

The pilot zones will build responsibility systems that take environmental effort as an important way to assess Party and government performance of leading groups and cadres.

According to information, ecological construction plans have been completed for five counties of 18 pilot zones---Zhaosu county, Tekes county, Gongliu county, Habahe county and Burqin county.

According to statistics, since the construction of national and regional ecological civilization pilot zones, one State-level ecological county (Karamay district of Karamay), 24 State-level ecological towns and seven State-level ecological villages have been built. One regional-level ecological region, 87 regional-level ecological towns and 405 regional-level ecological villages have been built. Karamay district of Karamay city and Ili Kazakh autonomous prefecture have been included into the list of national ecological civilization construction pilot zones.

Edited by Nelly Min