Overview

Geum River Basin Environmental Office was originally launched as Daejeon Environmental Assessment and Management Office and reorganized and expanded to the current office in order to strengthen the monitoring function for watershed water quality management, in line with the implementation of Geum River Watershed Act. In addition, three divisions were newly established to intensify the monitoring function of total pollution load management in February 2006. Currently, 2 Bureaus 11 Divisions and 1 patrol Squad are in operation.


Geum River Basin Environmental Office has been making an all-out effort to pursue economic growth in harmony with the environmental in the region, including water quality preservation measure of Lake Daecheong which is the major water source of 3 million citizens living in central regions, and to create a ecologically health water environment through total pollution load management system and regional water environmental management, in an effort to materialize pleasant and quality living environment.



History

August 1980
Establishment of Daejeon Environmental Measurement Management Office
December 1986
Renamed Daejeon Environmental Office
May 1994
Renamed Geum River Environmental Management Office (2 Bureaus, 7 Divisions, 1 Office, 1 Branch)
February 1998
Establishment of Geum River Environmental Watch Group
August 1999
Organizational Reshuffle of Geum River Environmental Management Office (1 Bureau, 5 Divisions, 1 Branch)
April 2002
Inauguration of Geum River Watershed Management Committee
August 2002
Renamed Geum River Basin Environmental Office (2 Bureaus, 8 Divisions, 1 Corps, 1 Branch)
February 2006
Organizational Reshuffle of Geum River Basin Environmental Office (2 Bureaus, 11 Divisions, 1 Corps, 1 Branch)
February 2009
Organizational Reshuffle of Geum River Basin Environmental Office (2 Bureaus, 11 Divisions, 1 Corps)

Areas Covered

  • Areas covered by Geum River Basin Environmental Office
  • Organization Areas Covered
    Guem River Basin Environmental Office(Areas within the Blue Line) Daejeon Metropolitan City
    • Jung-gu, Dong-gu, Seo-gu, Daedeok-gu, Yuseong-gu the entire area
    5 counties
    Chungcheongnam-do
    • Cheonan-si, Gongju-si, Boryeong-si, Asan-si, Seosan-si, Nonsan-si, Gyeryong-si and Geumsan-gun, Yeongi-gun, Buyeo-gun, Seocheon-gun, Cheongyang-gun, Hongseong-gun, Yesan-gun, Taean-gun, Dangjin-gun the entire area
    7 cities,
    9 counties
    Chungcheongbuk-do
    • Chungju-si, Cheongwon-gun, Boeun-gun, Okcheon-gun, Yeongdong-gun, Jincheon-gun, Jeungpyeong-gun
    1city,
    6 counties
    Geum River Watershed Management Committee(Areas within the Green Line) Daejeon Metropolitan City
    • Jung-gu, Dong-gu, Seo-gu, Daedeok-gu, Yuseong-gu the entire area
    5 districts
    Gyeonggi-do
    • Anseong-si Juksan-myeon(partially)
    1city
    Chungcheongnam-do
    • Gongju-si, Nonsan-si, Geumsan-gun, Gyeryong-si the entire area
    • Cheonan-si, Buyeo-gun, Seocheon-gun, Yeongi-gun, Cheongyang-gun(partially)
    4 cities,
    5 counties
    Chungcheongbuk-do
    • Yeongdong-gun, Okcheon-gun, Jincheon-gun, Jeungpyeong-gun the entire area
    • Goesan-gun, Boeun-gun, Eumseong-gun, Cheongwon-gun, Cheongju-si(2gu)(partially)
    1city,
    8 counties
    Jeollabuk-do
    • Jeonju-si, Iksan-si, Gimje-si, Muju-gun, Wanju-gun the entire area
    • Gunsan-si, Jeongeup-si, Gochang-gun, Buan-gun, Jangsu-gun, Jinan-gun(partially)
    5 cities,
    6 counties
    Gyeongsangbuk-do
    • Sangju-si(partially)
    1city


Organizations and Telephone Number

  • General Affairs Division - TEL +82-42-865-0713
  • Environmental Management Division - TEL +82-42-865-0734
  • Natural Environment Division - TEL +82-42-865-0742
  • Environmental Impact Assessment Division- TEL +82-42-865-0750
  • Chemicals Management Division - TEL +82-42-865-0762
  • Monitoring and Analysis Division - TEL +82-42-865-0776
  • Watered Planning Division - TEL +82-42-865-0824
  • Finance and Planning Division - TEL +82-42-865-0824
  • Water Source Management Division - TEL +82-42-865-0787
  • Total Maximum Daily Load Management Division - TEL +82-42-865-0840
  • Regional Cooperation Division - TEL +82-42-865-0855
  • Environmental Inspection and Investigation Team - TEL +82-42-865-0876


Location

  • Geum River Watershed Management Office Map

By Car

  • Gyeongbu Express Way → Heodeok JC → BukDaejeon IC → Go Straight at Hwaam Intersection → Turn right at Hodong 3-Way Intersection near Mokwon University and go straight → Turn right at Science Park crossroad and go straight → Geum River Basin Environmental Office can be seen near the National Science Museum.


By Public Transportation

  • Line-Haul and Feeder Bus : 104, 604, 121
  • Yuseong-gu Shuttle Bus : 5


Address & Telephone

  • 409 Daehakro, Yoseung-gu, Daejon Metropolitan City (21 Guseong-dong), Zip Code: 305-706
  • Tel. +82-42-865-0800
  • e-mail: shchoi@me.go.kr


Last modified : 2013-10-19 22:05

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