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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.

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An open forum dedicated to the protection of fish resources of Lake Baikal has been held
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An open forum dedicated to the protection of fish resources of Lake Baikal has been held

On 7th December, 2017 the Third Open Forum of the Prosecutor’s Office of Irkutsk region was held, concerning: “Prohibition of omul (Baikal whitefish) catch in Lake Baikal: balancing public and private interests”.

Published: 08 December 2017
UNESCO Geopark to be created on Baikal
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UNESCO Geopark to be created on Baikal

The project of Baikal UNESCO Geopark was created owing to the international cooperation and exchange of experience with France and, as scientists assure, it is adapted for the conditions of Baikal region and aimed at the development of educational tourism on Baikal

Published: 13 October 2017
Association of Lake Regions has been created
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Association of Lake Regions has been created

A Memorandum on the establishment of the Association of Lake Regions has been signed in Irkutsk

Published: 13 September 2017
The risks of lower water levels in Lake Baikal remain
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The risks of lower water levels in Lake Baikal remain

This fact was reported by the Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of the Russian Federation Sergey Donskoy in an interview with RIA News shortly before the Eastern Economic Forum (EEF)

Published: 09 September 2017
Presentaion of the film “Baikal - The Heart of the World 3D”
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Presentaion of the film “Baikal - The Heart of the World 3D”

The film has been presented in the framework of the Eastern Economic Forum

Published: 08 September 2017
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