Nov. 6, 2018 -- Photo shows beautiful wetland landscape in Ngari Prefecture. [China Tibet News/Konchog Chophel]
Nov. 6, 2018 -- In recent years, Ngari Prefecture of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has attached great importance to the work of ecological environmental protection and promoted the construction of ecological civilization with great efforts.
The system and mechanism has been continuously improved in Ngari Prefecture. The prefecture has successively implemented ecological protection systems such as evaluations of ecological civilization construction, audit work of natural resources, investigations to ecological environment damages, etc. Now 33 rivers and lakes have been protected and restored in all-round ways.
The rules and regulations have been continuously perfected. The prefecture also has consecutively promulgated important documents such as the overall plan of land utilization and the promotion of ecological civilization, which has greatly improved both index and examination systems of ecological civilization construction.
Green development has been promoted. Relying on the advantages of ecological resources, the prefecture set up funds for environmental protection in order to help the development of ecological industry and clean energy.
Ecological engineering has been steadily advanced. In 2018, more than 266,000 trees have been planted in 7 counties to deepen the green action in Ngari Prefecture. Besides, 82 ecological villages have been built in recent years, too.
After years of efforts, the eco-system has been stabilized, the ecological service function has been upgraded gradually, and the rate of good air quality index has reached 97.5 %.
Ngari Prefecture，as the important ecological construction zone, is still one of the areas of the best natural environment in the world.
By: Liu Fang, He Huizhong