Administration schedules 「the river pollution
improvement」projects from 2002. The integrity plans give an impetus to handle theriver cruise workshop. By participating of river pollution cruising and pollution notification of people to suppresses the illegal dumpling to river basin. Environmental Protection Bureau of Yilan county gave an 「Yilan Environmental Protection Cruise
Teams」army ceremony in Yilan sporty park on March 25 (Thursday) 2004. The environmental protection cruise teams give an assistance to execute a cruising works including open-burning, illegal dumping, messy and dirty spot, river pollution, illegal drainage of wastewater, the unclear pipeline, and the underground pipe and so on. In order to continue the river cruise work, the purpose of the plan is to setup integrity of environmental protection cruise system, construction of a cruise organization,
examination of notification process and assessment. At the same time, it established
the river-care-center to do the platforms of relative works, such as population of environmental protection cruising, the communication, the volunteer education and
training, inspection of cruise teams and assessment of the effect.
The project started from an contact-signing day to December 31,2010. The related counseling will be continued to April 30 2011. After the river care center was established, counseling the existing environmental protection cruise teams, meeting with all cruise teams, planning year round schedule and assessment of cruise teams. An education and training handbook and a carrying
cruising card were made. It total has 17 environmental protection cruising teams in
Yi-lan County. The totally cruising member is 197(It will be 16 terms 180 members in 2011). The cruising time was 6285 hours which was 34.9 hours per person. It increases 9.8 hours per person comparing to 2009 25.1 hours per person. The notifications of messy and dirty spots were 98 which were cleaned up. The educational trainings were held 13 times which satisfied the contract needed. We also help the communities and students to participate the inspection of river quality and reduction of domestic water.
It revised the inspection and the reward part of the “Yilan County to impel the river cruising volunteers plan”. It renamed the reward part to “The competition standard of excellent environmental protection cruising team of Yilan County”. We add Ecolife evaluation items in the cruising competition mechanism. It had finished
the evaluation works about the cruising terms and gave the rewards to the excellent
cruising terms and members at the achievement critique meeting. In order to extent the cruising works, the care center will continue the related works.