Key Operations

Flood Control and Protection against Tidal Waves

River flood control and water regulation under central government jurisdiction

  • Scope: 26 watersheds including 24 rivers under central government jurisdiction and 2 cross-city rivers (Tamsui River and Huang River), starting from the regulation boundary announced by the government
  • Scope of operations:
    1. Administration of integrated river flood control and water regulation plans
    2. Formulation and promulgation of fundamental river regulation projects
    3. Allocation and implementation of budgets for river regulation and environmental construction
    4. Planning land implementation of river survey projects
    5. Planning land implementation of natural disaster relief and reconstruction projects
    6. Planning land implementation of river flood control and mitigation projects
    7. Safety inspection on river flood control facilities

Regional drainage and flood control operations in areas under central government jurisdiction
  • Scope: Regional drainage operations within the start and end points of regulation boundaries for 44 river segments under central government jurisdiction
  • Scope of operations:
    1. Administration of integrated water drainage and regulation plans
    2. Formulation and promulgation of fundamental drainage management plans
    3. Allocation and implementation of budgets for drainage regulation and environmental construction
    4. Survey, research, and planning of drainage projects
    5. Maintenance and management of drainage systems

Management of sea dikes

  • Scope: implementation of regular sea dike management
  • Scope of operations:
    1. Development of coastal protection and maintenance plan with relevant regulations
    2. Administration and implementation of coastal land use plans
    3. Allocation and implementation of annual budgets for coastal engineering projects
    4. Promotion and implementation of coastal protection plans
    5. Planning and implementation of sea dikes construction and maintenance projects
    6. Safety inspection on sea dikes and related facilities

Last Updated: 2013-10-04