The 2001 Report on the State of the Environment is issued according to the relevant provisions of the Law of Environmental Protection of the People's Republic of China and the decision adopted on 22 May 2002 at the Board of Ministers of the State Environmental Protection Administration of China.


Xie Zhenhua
State Environmental Protection Administration
23 May 2002

Member Departments
Participating in the Compilation of 2001 Report 

Coordinating Departments: State Environmental Protection Administration
Member Departments: Ministry of Land Resources
Ministry of Construction
Ministry of Water Resources
Ministry of Health
Ministry of Agriculture
State Statistics Bureau
State Forestry Administration
State Oceanic Administration
China Meteorological Administration 
China Seismological Administration
Note: The national data in this Report does not cover the data from Taiwan Province, Hong Kong and Macao Special Administration Regions, except for the data of administrative territory, land area forest resources and earthquakes. 

This project of Establishment of an Indicator-based Electronic State of the Environment Report for China is funded by Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) and supported technically by UNEP/ Global Resources Information Database - Arendal, Norway (UNEP/GRID-Arendal) Contact: Environmental Information Center (SEPA)
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