Administrative Measures For The Protection Of Ancient And Famous Trees In Shijiazhuang

Original Language Title: 石家庄市古树名木保护管理办法

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Administrative measures for the protection of ancient and famous trees in Shijiazhuang

    (Municipal Government of Shijiazhuang, December 16, 2008 the 18th Executive meeting on December 23, 2008, 165th in Shijiazhuang city people's Government promulgated as of March 1, 2009) first to strengthen the management of ancient and famous trees protection, according to the State Department the city Ordinance, combined with the municipality, these measures are formulated.

    Second approach applies to the protection of ancient and famous trees in the administrative area of the city management. Article ancient trees in these measures refers to in more than a century old trees.

    In the trees more than 300 years old ancient tree level; the rest of two ancient trees.

    Famous in these measures refers to precious, rare, historical, scientific, cultural values and important commemorative trees. Fourth city landscape administrative authorities responsible for the protection of ancient and famous trees in the administrative area of the city management.

    The County (City), urban landscape Administrative Department is responsible for the management of the specific protection of ancient and famous trees,, landscaping, accept supervision and guidance by the Administrative Department.

    Planning, construction, management, finance, forestry, transportation and other departments concerned in accordance with their respective responsibilities, to make management of ancient and famous trees.

    Article list of ancient and famous trees by the municipal people's Government to the public.

    City Garden greening Administrative Department is responsible for the investigation of ancient and famous trees in the city registration, identification, classification and archiving, the creation of identity, protection measures, determine the management unit or individual.

    The sixth city, County (City), the landscape administrative departments should strengthen the scientific study of ancient and famous trees protection, promote the use of the results of scientific research and outreach to protect knowledge, improve the level of protection and management. Article management of ancient and famous trees protection funding to municipalities, counties (cities), the financial allocation, encourage units and individuals to support.

    Management funds earmarked for protection of ancient and famous trees of the ancient tree and famous tree survey, appraisal, restoration, salvage, shall not be appropriated for other purposes.

    To grow in the courtyard of the ancient tree and famous tree, confirmation by the competent administrative Department of urban landscaping property rights vested in the individual, and the individual protection, city landscape administrative departments may give them suitable subsidies.

    The eighth article of any units and individuals have the obligation to protect ancient and famous trees and their subsidiary facilities, damage, destruction of ancient and famous trees, to discourage and report.

    Nineth of municipal or County (City), the Administrative Department for landscaping should be of valuable and old trees on a regular basis and check the management; the County (City), the Administrative Department of landscaping to the endangered ancient trees proposed rescue plan, submitted to the municipal landscape after approval by the Administrative Department, that can be implemented.

    Article tenth of the ancient and famous trees protection units or individuals, shall be determined in accordance with the following:

    (A) the growth in State organs, armed forces, public organizations, enterprises, institutions, scenic Temple, the temple and the altar with a range of valuable and old trees, by the management of the Organization;

    (B) the growth in railway, highway with a range of valuable and old trees, by the management of the railway and highway departments;

    (C) the growth in urban roads, parks, squares and the old trees in a park, street, by the management of the Administrative Department of urban landscape; (Iv) the growth of valuable and old trees in a residential, management of the enterprises or neighborhood offices appointed by the property management service.

    Urban residents in the courtyard of the ancient tree and famous tree, by the management of the individual; (E) grew up in rural collective-owned land on the valuable and old trees, the management of the village or township people's Government assigned management.

    Villagers ' houses in the courtyard of the ancient tree and famous tree, by the management of the individual. 11th city, County (City), the Administrative Department for landscaping should be in accordance with the jurisdiction of the ancient tree and famous tree range signed with management responsibility management responsibility, clear management responsibilities.

    Changed management and protection responsibilities should be to cities and counties (cities), landscape management of the administrative authority responsibility transfer.

    12th maintenance costs are covered by ancient and famous trees protection units or individual survey, appraisal, restoration, salvage charges, by the city and County (City), the competent administrative departments of landscape.

    13th of ancient and famous trees and protecting liability unit or individual shall be set by the competent administrative Department of urban landscaping of the ancient and famous trees conservation and management technical specifications for maintenance management, protect valuable and old trees grow. Endangered species of ancient and famous trees, its responsible entity or individual shall promptly report to the municipal or County (City), the Administrative Department of landscaping.

    City, County (City), the Administrative Department of landscaping in the 2nd field survey, the timely development of rescue plan, and their implementation.

    Ancient and famous tree death and should be made by County (City), landscape, landscaping, administrative departments administrative departments to confirm, identifying causes, accountability, cancellation of registration, can be handled.

    14th prohibits damage valuable and old trees of the following behavior:

    (A) characterization of nails, hanging objects, winding the rope;

    (B) the tree broken branches and bark stripping loss;

    (C) borrow trunks for support or fixed property;

    (D) the pit within three meters outside the vertical projection of the Crown of soil material, piled up against the growth of trees;

    (E) five metres outside the canopy vertical shadow of new buildings, structures, laying of underground pipelines;

    (F) deforestation;

    (VII) other harmful actions.

    Growth of valuable and old trees in residential courtyards, the owners built, renovated housing, should be submitted to the municipal or County (City), the district landscape administrative departments, in the context of ensuring the integrity of the ancient tree and famous tree, before construction.

    15th effect and damage the growth of ancient and famous trees in the production and living facilities, city and County (City), the Administrative Department for landscaping should be ordered to units or individuals take measures of limited duration, elimination of effects and hazards.

    The 16th new construction, renovation or expansion of construction works of the ancient tree and famous tree growth, construction units must be made to avoid protection programme, agreed by the competent administrative Department of urban landscape in order to handle the planning, construction and other related procedures.

    17th units and individuals of all valuable and old trees,, landscape, without approval by the Administrative Department, and approved by the municipal people's Government, may not be sold or transferred. 18th transplant valuable and old trees without permission is strictly prohibited. Public interest requires, could not avoid, absolutely necessary to transplant old trees in level, should be examined by the provincial construction Administrative Department, submitted to the provincial people's Government for approval; absolutely necessary to transplant old trees in the secondary, should be submitted to the municipal landscape for examination and approval by the Administrative Department, submitted to the municipal people's Government for approval, in accordance with the relevant regulations of the ancient and famous trees transplanted tissue construction.

    Transplant costs borne by the employer.

    19th ancient and famous trees protection measures related to protection of other cultural relics protection units, by the city and County (City) landscaping, district administrative authorities and the competent administrative Department for cultural relics protection work out protective measures.

    20th article violates these rules, damage of the ancient tree and famous tree logo and other ancillary facilities, the Department of landscape Administration ordered to reinstate or compensate for the losses, and a fine of 1000 Yuan fine.

    21st article violates these rules, not according to the technical specifications for maintenance and management, resulting in damage of ancient and famous trees, fined 500 Yuan more than 1000 Yuan fine; do not report in a timely manner resulting in injury or death of the ancient and famous trees, fined 10,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan fine.

    22nd article violates these rules, unconfirmed death of ancient and famous trees without authorization is punishable by fines of less than 500 Yuan more than 800 Yuan.

    23rd violates these rules, to the detriment of ancient and famous trees, the landscape administrative authorities shall order rectification, and fined;

    (A) carved in the ancient tree and famous tree nails, hanging objects, Twining rope, and a fine of 100 Yuan and 200 Yuan fines;

    (B) on the ancient tree and famous tree climbing the tree Bough, loss of bark stripping, fined 500 Yuan more than 1000 Yuan fines;

    (C) borrow the ancient tree and famous tree trunk for support or fixed property, ordered dismantled, and impose a fine of less than 300 yuan and 500 Yuan;

    (D) in the canopy of ancient and famous trees in vertical shadow outside the three-meter pit soil materials, piled up against the growth of trees, and ordered restitution or removal, and a fine of less than 800 Yuan more than 1000 Yuan fines;

    (E) in the canopy of the ancient tree and famous tree vertical five metres outside the shadow of new buildings, structures, buried under the pipeline, ordered dismantled, and fined 1000 Yuan fine.

    24th article violates these rules, construction works avoiding measures of protection, collision avoidance protection programmes without approval or not according to the approved scheme for collision avoidance protection construction, the Department of landscape Administration ordered to stop construction, resulting in damage of ancient and famous trees in accordance with the relevant provisions of this approach.

    25th article violates these rules, unauthorized transfer of sale of valuable and old trees, and fined 1000 Yuan fine.

    26th article violates these rules, without transplantation of ancient and famous trees, fined 1000 Yuan fine causing the death of the ancient tree and famous tree, also should be the value of ancient and famous trees compensation for losses.

    27th article violates these rules, cutting down old trees, in addition to the compensation for loss of value of ancient and famous trees, fined 10,000 yuan and 30,000 yuan fine. 28th damage of ancient and famous trees, should pay for the damage.

    Loss value of ancient and famous trees measures shall be formulated separately by the competent administrative Department of urban landscaping.

    29th deforestation, destruction of valuable and old trees, constitute a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law.

    30th of municipal and County (City), landscape Administrative Department staff in management of protection of ancient and famous trees, abuse of power, negligence, malpractice, sanctions by their work units or by the competent authorities are serious alleged to constitute a crime, criminal responsibility shall be investigated according to law. 31st article this way come into force on March 1, 2009.

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