minhang district party committee propaganda dept official wechat: zhang haifeng selected into 100 most beautiful environmental protection volunteers in 2020 for 'act towards a beautiful china'
in march 2020, ministry of ecology and environment and office of central spiritual civilization development steering commission jointly launched a series of activities with the theme of "act towards a beautiful china" in 2020. in order to better play the role of typical demonstration and value guidance, and promote the continuous and in-depth implementation of "act towards a beautiful china" themed practical activities, a total of 101 people were selected as "100 most beautiful ecological and environmental protection volunteers in 2020" after online voting and expert evaluation. among them, zhang haifeng from our district, also an employee of sep wujing thermal power plant, was included in the list.
as the leader and practitioner of the "protect mother river" themed volunteer activity and an ordinary electricity maintenance worker with sep wujing power plant living in minhang district, zhang haifeng, followed in his father's footsteps, and has fished out garbage from the huangpu river, shanghai's mother river, which could fill about three stadiums holding 10,000 people, with a "fishing pole" which has been handed down for three generations and nearly 18 years of persistent efforts. his selfless dedication has driven more than 20 teams in the surrounding area to participate in the activity with nearly 30,000 person-times. zhang was also awarded as the advanced individual of the second "mother river award", the advanced individual of environmental protection in shanghai, the outstanding volunteer of shanghai, and the nomination prize of the "double top ten" individual model of shanghai workers' professional ethics successively. the story of zhang and his companions was reported by labour daily, jiefang daily, xinmin evening news and youth daily. in 2019, zhang participated in the "pick up and run china in 2019" project as a pacemaker.
zhang's actions have maintained the good family tradition and led the volunteer alliance teams to bring together a strong force for the "boundless stretch of clear water" of the huangpu river and "bluer sky and clearer water" of shanghai.