On May 25th, the Environmental Protection Special Action Inspection Team of the National Centralized Drinking Water Source Area of Ecology & Environment Department carried out supervision and inspection on the environmental protection of the drinking water source areas in Yunhe County.
Wuxi reservoir is the source of drinking water in Yunhe County. In the heat of the sun, the Inspection Team carefully examined the construction of basic protection facilities such as Wuxi Reservoir Grade I and Grade II Protection Zone, warning signs and isolation protective net, and carefully listened to two aspects of the remediation situation including the pollution of the living surface source in the drinking water source protection area and the pollution of agricultural non-point source.
In Wuxi village, the inspection team walked to the domestic sewage treatment terminal of Shibanqiao natural village to see the construction and operation of rural sewage treatment facilities. The inspector group has a detailed understanding of the structure of the terminal facilities for domestic sewage, the direction of the effluent and the repercussions of the masses, and carries out a field investigation, during which the information were recorded.
After the site investigation, the inspection team gave feedback to the county government about the problems identified in the inspection.
In view of the feedback from the inspector group, Yunhe County carried out rectifications firmly, and immediately organized the relevant departments to formulate rectification plans, so as to make the rectification responsible departments clear; the rectification work is being carried out in a tense situation. Yunhe County will take this inspection as an opportunity to continue strengthening the control of the source of the centralized drinking water, improving the mechanism and monitoring, eliminating hidden dangers, so as to comprehensively promote the environmental protection work of the source of drinking water in Yunhe (Yunhe County Government Office).