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Meteorological S&T popularization tour in thousands of villages and townships kicked off

Source:China Meteorological News Press26-05-2022

On May 23, Meteorological S&T popularization tour in thousands of villages and townships was kicked off. This initiative aims to further extend meteorological S&T to the grassroots level, and elevate rural and agricultural meteorological disaster prevention level.

This activity is a key demonstration activity during the annual National Meteorological S&T Week. Directors of Ten specialized feature activities in ten provinces (autonomous regions, municipalities) have exchanged notes in terms of activity progresses and future work plans online.

During the event in Fujian Photoed by Tang Junlin

Currently, this event is in full swing domestically. Tianjin Municipal Meteorological Service has joined hands with agricultural department to establish agro-meteorological technical team, and provided custom-made services for wheat planting. Liaoning Provincial Meteorological Service has organized experts to conduct field trips into high standard farmland, and promote the application of agro-meteorological S&T results. In Henan,meteorological S&T outreach activities are conducted in rural areas. In Xinjiang, meteorological departments have carried out various activities like on-site counselling. 

This event is co-hosted by China Meteorological Administration (CMA), Ministry of Science and Technology, and China Association for Science and Technology. In 2022, CMA will hold exchange activities, promote innovative practices and mechanisms, and propel the high-quality development of national meteorological S&T outreach activities. (May. 26)

Editor: Liu Shuqiao