Baikal is a unique storage of fresh water on the landmass: 20% of the world’s fresh lake water reserves

Baikal is the deepest lake in the world (1637 m)

300 rivers flow into Lake Baikal

Baikal is the habitat for several thousands endemic plants and animals

Baikal is 25 million years old

01 October 2018

A comprehensive program on the Baikal seal studying and on the formation of a respectful relationship to it.

The Lake Baikal Foundation for Environmental Applications and Research pursues charitable and research objectives aimed at preserving the Lake Baikal natural territory and promoting its sustainable development. Join us!