China News Service, Wenzhou, May 14th (Reporter Fan Yubin) On the 14th, the launching ceremony of the Wenzhou Gulf Ecological Judicial Protection Cooperation Mechanism was held in Dongtou District, Wenzhou City, Zhejiang Province. Longwan, Dongtou and Yueqing courts and procuratorate ( Hereinafter referred to as "the six courts of judicial inspections in three places") jointly signed the "Wenzhou Bay Ecological Cross-Regional Judicial Protection Cooperation Mechanism Agreement", aiming to jointly create a defense line for ecological judicial protection around Wenzhou Bay and Yueqing Bay.

Zhejiang is the birthplace of the concept of "green waters and green mountains are the golden mountains and silver mountains". Wenzhou Bay is located in the East China Sea. It mainly includes Wenzhou Bay, Yueqing Bay and other bays. It is used in Wenzhou's maritime transportation, fishery, and aquaculture industries. The ecological environment of the main areas of industrial marine activities is related to the safety of the ecological environment of the entire river basin and the development of the marine economy.

Photographed by Fan Yubin at the trial site of the People's Court of Dongtou District, Wenzhou City

In recent years, marine ecological environmental protection has been paid more and more attention, but compared with land, it is more difficult to regulate marine ecological violations. , And there are also shortcomings in the coordination of land and sea linkages for ecological protection.

Under this background, the six courts of the three local law prosecutions jointly established the Wenzhou Bay Ecological Cross-regional Judicial Protection Cooperation Mechanism (hereinafter referred to as the "cooperation mechanism"), which is the first land and sea ring around Wenzhou Bay and Yueqing Bay Link the ecological judicial protection mechanism.

Photo by Fan Yubin at the press conference of the Wenzhou Bay Ecological Judicial Protection Cooperation Mechanism

It is reported that the cooperation mechanism will focus on the protection of banks in Wenzhou Bay, Yueqing Bay, Dongtou Islands, and coastal areas, as well as shoreline resource occupation and illegal Reclamation, illegal fishing, illegal sand mining, marine pollution, illegal operations at sea, and other phenomena that may damage the ecological environment and resources, conduct joint prevention and control.

Lin Yuejian, vice president of Wenzhou Intermediate People’s Court, said that the cooperation mechanism is a useful exploration to explore the cross-regional integrated protection of environmental resources based on river basins. It will further strengthen the trial of environmental resources and continue Promote the ecological environment protection of the Wenzhou River Basin.

Photo by Fan Yubin at the Dongtou International Releasing Station's proliferation and release site

Wenzhou People’s Procuratorate’s Deputy Prosecutor Qiu Zhifeng said that Wenzhou’s prosecutors will focus on using the “two mountains” concept to promote ecological inspection work and strengthen Wenzhou’s bay ecology The effectiveness of legal supervision of environmental protection, deepened organizational guarantees to realize the ecological co-governance and sharing of Wenzhou Bay.

"This time, the six courts of the three places of judicial review took the lead in implementing cross-regional cooperation in Wenzhou Gulf ecological judicial protection, and jointly launched a special action on ecological environmental judicial protection, which played a demonstrative and leading role in the innovation of ecological environmental protection mechanism and played a key role in Wenzhou Gao Quality development and the construction of the National Marine Economic Development Demonstration Zone play a positive role in safeguarding." said Lin Xia, secretary of the Dongtou District Committee of Wenzhou City.

At the launching ceremony, Qiu Xinchu, Secretary of the Party Leadership Group and Dean of the People's Court of Dongtou District, Wenzhou City, made a statement on behalf of the Sixth Court of Legal Inspection of the three places. He said that the launch of the coordination mechanism is a crucial step in the transition from "single-soldier operations" to "joint operations" in judicial protection of the ecological environment in the Wenzhou Gulf Basin. The six courts of judicial inspections in the three places will make every effort to promote the innovation of cross-domain judicial cooperation in ecological environmental protection, promote cross-departmental cooperation in ecological environmental protection and multi-domain and cross-regional judicial cooperation.

Photographed by Fan Yubin in Dongtou Sea Area, Wenzhou, Zhejiang

On the same day, the six courts in the three places also carried out multiplication and release activities. A large number of high-quality fry were released into the sea at the Dongtou International Release Platform, and then cruised at sea. It is reported that the multiplication and release form of scientific release and protection of the sea has become a normalized environmental protection activity in the local area.

The People's Court of Dongtou District, Wenzhou City, opened a trial in the Dongtou International Release Platform in a roving trial to jointly hear 3 cases of illegally fishing aquatic products and 1 case of concealing criminal proceeds due to the acquisition of illegally fishing aquatic products In court, three defendants were sentenced to fixed-term imprisonment of up to one year for the crime of illegally fishing aquatic products, and two defendants were sentenced to one year and nine months in prison for the crime of concealing criminal proceeds, and a fine of RMB 10,000. A penalty of 5,000 yuan.

At the press conference of the Wenzhou Bay Ecological Judicial Protection Cooperation Mechanism, Dongtou Court and the Procuratorate officially announced the "Implementation Opinions on Constructing Wenzhou Bay Ecological Cross-Regional Judicial Protection Cooperation Mechanism" formulated by the six courts of the three places. It also reported the ten typical cases of ecological environment protection in Longwan, Dongtou, and Yueqing.

According to Ye Dingguang, a member of the Party Leadership Group and Vice President of the People's Court of Dongtou District, Wenzhou City, the collaboration mechanism highlights the joint construction of working platforms, case-handling collaboration and win-win cooperation, multiple co-governance and sharing, and social effects of case handling. In the next step, the legal inspection agencies of the three places will rely on the coordination mechanism to carry out comprehensive, multi-level and in-depth cooperation, and use sound systems and strict rule of law to protect the ecological environment of the river basin. (End)