The excellent rate of air quality in Yushu City, Qinghai Province has reached 99.6% in recent three years

By yqqlm yqqlm

Xining, January 14 (reporter Li Jiangning) on the 14th, the reporter learned from the official of Qinghai Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture that according to monitoring statistics, the excellent rate of air quality in Yushu city has reached 99.6%, AQI air quality comprehensive index 2.15 and environmental inhalable particulate matter PM2.5 in the past three years In May, the average concentration index remained at about 6, which has been in the forefront of national air quality monitoring cities for a long time

in recent years, Yushu prefecture has attached great importance to the prevention and control of air pollution. A series of effective measures have been taken to further improve the air quality of Yushu City, such as the regulation of coal-fired boilers, the elimination of yellow standard vehicles, the control of dust on construction sites and roads, and afforestation

The excellent rate of air quality in Yushu City, Qinghai Province has reached 99.6% in recent three years

the picture shows the night view of Yushu city. Photo by Zhao LinSong

in 2021, the prevention and control of air pollution in Yushu prefecture maintained a high momentum, strictly eliminated backward production capacity such as high energy consumption, heavy pollution and low efficiency, and eliminated 82 sets of 152.14 tons of coal-fired boilers; Strive for the reward fund of RMB 227 million for the Yangtze River economic belt, implement the water source culvert function improvement project in the Batang River Basin, build 9300 mu of water source conservation forest and supporting facilities, not only improve the regional water source conservation function, but also give play to its functions of wind prevention, sand fixation, carbon fixation and oxygen production, and effectively improve the microclimate of the basin. It is estimated that the carbon sequestration is 2284.36 tons and the net oxygen release is 6111.49 tons

in summer, in their spare time, many Yushu citizens stroll along the Baqu river. The people feel the cool wind on the plateau in wetland parks and cultural parks, and the “blue sky happiness” is continuously improving. In winter, with the white snow and the blue sky, Yushu new town looks more beautiful and fresh, and the plateau people’s satisfaction with the environmental quality is increasing day by day. (end)