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The Federal Target Program “Protection of Lake Baikal and Socio-economic Development of the Baikal Natural Territory for 2012-2020” has been approved by the Government resolution dated 21st August, 2012 No. 847.
The state report on the condition of Lake Baikal is prepared to meet the needs of the state, legal entities, individuals and the global community in the reliable information concerning the condition of Lake Baikal and the Baikal Natural Territory, with consideration of international obligations of the Russian Federation with regard to Lake Baikal as a World Heritage Site of UNESCO.

Latest news

New type of specially protected nature area will be created in Transbaikal
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New type of specially protected nature area will be created in Transbaikal

It will be created in the Krasnochikoysky district of the Transbaikal region to preserve the cedar taiga

Published: 23 January 2018
Pristine Russia Fifth Festival
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Pristine Russia Fifth Festival

Sergei Donskoy, the head of the Ministry of Natural Resources of Russia, will open the festival

Published: 19 January 2018
Waste treatment facilities worth RUB 130 M constructed in Transbaikal
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Waste treatment facilities worth RUB 130 M constructed in Transbaikal

The waste treatment facilities necessary for the protection of Lake Baikal were built in the village of Krasnyi Chikoy in the Trans-Baikal Territory, reported the press service of the territory’s governor.

Published: 19 January 2018
Lake Baikal levels keep dropping
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Lake Baikal levels keep dropping

This was reported by the head of the Hydrometeorological Center of Russia Roman Vilfand

Published: 17 January 2018
How the Baikal endemics respond to pollution and warming
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How the Baikal endemics respond to pollution and warming

Irkutsk scientists investigate the stress response of the Baikal endemic to pollution and warming.

Published: 17 January 2018
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