Main Responsibilities of Beijing Gardening and Greening Bureau (Capital Greening Office)
(1)To implement laws, regulations and policies on gardening and forestry development; to draft and implement local regulations concerning gardening and forestry development and to supervise their implementation; to put forward development strategies on gardening and forestry activities; to work out mid and long-term development plan and annual plans on gardening and forestry activities; to lay down detailed planning on urban parks and greenery land and to supervise its implementation; to provide guidelines for gardening and forestry development.
(2)To be responsible for the management of gardening activities and forest resources; to be in charge of forest resources inventory, evaluation, dynamic monitoring, statistical analysis, etc.; to take charge of registration management of forest ownership; to take responsibility of supervising the use of specialized fund allocated for municipal-level forestry projects.
(3)To drawn up municipal standards and norms on forestry management and gardening activities; to work out classified protection criteria for ancient and rare trees; to develop forest logging quota; to formulate and implement construction criteria and management norms for parks, scenic spots and nature reserves which refer to forest, wildlife or wetland reserves.
(4)To organize and Organizations to develop the urban landscape management standards and specifications, and supervise their implementation; draft the construction standards and regulations for parks and natural reserve, and organize the implementation; elaboration of the ancient and famous trees protection grade standard; responsible for the municipal level landscape construction project special funds supervision.
(5)To be responsible for terrestrial wildlife conservation, in particular, to organize and guide the relevant work in terms of terrestrial wild fauna and flora conservation and their wise use; to work out terrestrial wild fauna and flora conservation directory; to be responsible for construction and management of nature reserves; to carry out biodiversity protection work according to relevant laws; to be in charge of the monitoring, quarantine and prevention of organisms which are harmful to forest and greenery land.
(6)To guide and supervise the work on forest fire prevention and fighting; to work out forest fire prevention plan and forest fire fighting emergency plan as well as to supervise their implementation; to provide guidance for the construction of forest fire prevention infrastructure and the establishment of forest fire brigades; to be responsible for the work of forest public security and for the management of forest public security officers; to cope with criminal cases on destroying forest resources.
(7)To organize greening, afforestation and mountain-closure activities; to organize, coordinate, guide and supervise desertification-combating activities as well as biological measures such as tree-planting and grass-cultivation so as to control soil and water erosion; to supervise the implementation of the key gardening and forestry projects; to organize and guide the construction, protection and management of ecological forest; to organize and coordinate important greening and beautifying events.
(8)To be responsible for law enforcement in regard to gardening and forestry development.
(9)To study and put forward forest industry development policy proposals and to work out forest industry development plan; to be responsible for the management of forest fruit, flowers, honeybees, silkworms, forest tourism, and forest seeds and seedlings.
(10)To work out science and technology development program and annual plan for gardening and forestry development; to provide guidance for research, development and dissemination of key science and technology projects; to be responsible for the management of information system on gardening and forestry development; to carry out external exchanges and cooperation in the field of gardening aspects and forestry development.
(11)To be responsible for the education popularization, law knowledge spreading, and publicity work in regard to gardening and forestry development.
(12)To take the responsibility of the daily work of the Capital Green Commission; to be responsible for the launching, coordination, supervision, evaluation and commending businesses in regard to activities such as greening and beautifying Beijing events and compulsory tree-planting campaigns.
(13)To fulfill other work designated by Beijing municipal government.