Chongqing to put 250 mln yuan in controlling water and soil loss

Chongqing Water Resources Bureau launched a large activity in Guanyinqiao, Jiangbei District on March 22 to call the citizens for paying attention to the conservation of water and soil.

Tang Xuewen, director of Chongqing Water Resources Bureau expresses that the total water and soil loss area is about 30,000 square kilometers at present, among which medium water and soil loss area is 28,300 square meters and the annual soil erosion reaches 14,600 tons.

Chongqing will put 250 million yuan in controlling water and soil loss this year, especially in integrated agricultural development and comprehensive improvement of sloping farmlands.

Deng Jun