Be responsible for the administration on environmental monitoring and the sharing of environmental information such as environmental quality and ecological conditions; draw up policies, programs, administrative regulations, rules, systems, and standards for environmental monitoring and organize their implementation; establish the quality management system for environmental monitoring and organize their implementation; organize the development of analysis methodologies and specifications for environmental monitoring; participate in establishing national environmental monitoring network and organize its maintenance; organize the environmental quality monitoring, monitoring of pollutant sources for supervision purposes, and environmental monitoring for emergency response and pre-warning; organize the investigation on and evaluation of environmental quality conditions and their forecast and pre-warning; coordinate and guide other departments to conduct environmental monitoring; be responsible for establishing and implementing a system to report environmental quality; organize the formulation of national report on environmental quality as well as the formulation and release of Report on the State of Environment in China; guide the building of national environmental monitoring ranks and their work.
1. Division of General Affairs
2. Division of Environmental Quality Monitoring
3. Division of Pollution Source Monitoring
4. Division of Monitoring Quality Management
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