Responsible for the administration of environmental monitoring and the release of environmental information such as environmental quality and ecological conditions; draw up the policies, programs and plans, administrative regulations, departmental rules, institutions, and standards for environmental monitoring and environmental statistics, and organize their implementation; establish the quality management system for environmental monitoring and organize its implementation; organize the development of analysis methodologies and technical specifications for environmental monitoring; contribute to establishing national environmental monitoring network and organize its operation; organize the monitoring of the environmental quality, the monitoring of the pollutant sources for supervision purposes, and the monitoring for environmental emergency response and early warning; organize the investigation on and the evaluation and estimation of environmental quality conditions and issue early warnings; coordinate and guide other departments to conduct environmental monitoring; responsible for the environmental statistics and the surveys on pollution sources; responsible for establishing and implementing the environmental quality announcement system; organize the preparation and the reporting of the national environmental quality reports, organize the compilation and the release of the report on the state of the environment in China, the annual statistics on the environment, and statistical report on the environment; guide the capacity building of national environmental monitoring teams and their work.
1. Division of General Affairs
2. Division of Environmental Quality Monitoring
3. Division of Pollution Source Monitoring
4. Division of Environmental Statistics and Monitoring Quality Management
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