Why is the protection of ecological environment and the construction of ecological civilization the most important foundation for the sustainable development of our country? This is because: to protect the ecological environment is to protect productivity, and to improve the ecological environment is to develop productivity.
General secretary Xi Jinping expounded this idea in many surveys.
The city is the gathering place of economic activities and peoples life. The general secretary has also made important instructions for the protection of ecological environment in urban development for many times.
u2014u2014In March 2020, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, he pointed out that it is necessary to take the protection of the West Lake and Xixi wetland as the distinct direction of Hangzhous urban development and governance, coordinate the three spatial layouts of production, life and ecology, and create more experience in building a livable city where people live in harmony with nature and live in symbiosis.
In March 31st, Xi Jinping looked at the protection and utilization of wetlands in Hangzhou Xixi National Wetland Park. Photographed by Yan Yan, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
One mountain, one water, one plant and one tree are all the meanings of beautiful China. The general secretary pointed out that we should make overall plans, implement overall policies and take multiple measures at the same time, and carry out the construction of ecological civilization in an all-round, regional and whole process.
In the general secretarys mind, there are two rivers that are particularly important.
One is the Yangtze River. In January 5, 2016, general secretary Xi Jinping held a forum on promoting the development of the Yangtze River Economic Belt in Chongqing, and put forward the idea of protecting the whole economy without making great development.
Two years later, general secretary Xi Jinping once again inspected the Yangtze River. This time, he stressed the need to cure the Yangtze River disease and proposed that the Yangtze River Economic Belt should take a new path of ecological priority and green development.
In Lanzhou, general secretary Xi Jinping put forward the protection of mother river is a great teaching and development of the Chinese nations great rejuvenation. He stressed that we should pay close attention to the protection, promote the governance, promote the high-quality development of the Yellow River Basin, and make the Yellow River a happy river for the benefit of the people.
A month later, general secretary Xi Jinping hosted a symposium on ecological protection and high quality development in the Yellow River basin in Zhengzhou. In order to control the Yellow Rivers prescription, the Yellow River basins ecological protection and high quality development became a major national strategy.
This is the picture of Qiankun Bay of the Yellow River (UAV) in Gedi Township, Yonghe County, Shanxi Province, taken on August 28, 2019. Photo by Cao Yang, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
The road of ecological priority and green development will not be paved in one day, but will take a long time. The general secretary has a profound insight into this.
In July 2019, general secretary Xi Jinping emphasized the importance of building an important ecological security barrier in the north of the motherland in the Maanshan forest farm in Chifeng city of Inner Mongolia. It is important to build a green, blue and pure ecosystem. We must unswervingly take the road of ecological priority and green development, and go on from generation to generation. Beautiful China.
In April of this year, the general secretary went into the depth of Qinling Mountains to observe the ecological protection situation, and asked leading cadres at all levels to be highly responsible for the party, history and the people, and not to put the ecological environment protection and restoration of Qinling Mountains in an important position in my mind, to perform their duties well, to be a good ecological defender of Qinling Mountains, and never repeat the same mistakes, and never leave a curse in history First name .
In April this year, Xi Jinping visited the Niu Bei Liang National Nature Reserve, Qinling Mountains, Zhashui, Shangluo, Shaanxi, to inspect the ecological protection of Qinling Mountains. Photo by Ju Peng, reporter of Xinhua News Agency
In todays China, rivers are surging, mountains and rivers are beautiful, a new picture of ecological environment protection is slowly unfolding, and the dream of a beautiful China is being realized step by step!