In the morning of July 18, the opening ceremony of ‘2013 China Tour of Volunteers for Meteorological Disasters Prevention and Alleviation- Popularization of Science in Beijing’ is held at Zizhuyuan Park. The activity is sponsored by Beijing Meteorological Bureau and Beijing Society of Meteorology, and held by Beijing Society of Meteorology.
Volunteers carried out a popularization activity on China tour for meteorological disasters prevention and alleviation at Zizhuyuan Park on that day. Volunteers interacted with and distributed propagation materials to the citizens to popularize knowledge about meteorological disasters prevention such as rainstorm, thunder, high temperature, gale and hail. In the activity, 5000 leaflets about meteorological disasters prevention were distributed, 1000 questionnaires about meteorological disasters prevention were sent, and 500 promo products about warning signals of meteorological disasters and environmental protection were handed out. Thousands of citizens participated in the activity.
Finally, volunteers visited Beijing Meteorological Bureau, Huafeng Meteorological Media Group, and Science and Technology Museum of China Meterological Administration, popularized meteorology in the army stationed in Beijing and Beijing Drainage Group.