Baikal and BNT
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Environmental monitoring
of Lake Baikal
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of Lake Baikal
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of Lake Baikal
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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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The Government has approved the amendments to the law concerning the protection of Lake Baikal
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The Government has approved the amendments to the law concerning the protection of Lake Baikal

Government has approved the draft law which allows setting the borderlines of settlements situated on the lands of the forest reserve near Lake Baikal

Published: 18 March 2020
Main objectives of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia for 2020
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Main objectives of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia for 2020

Dmitry Kobylkin has been reappointed for the position of the Minister of Natural Resources and Environment. He has thanked the country government for the trust and announced the main objectives of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment for 2020

Published: 22 January 2020
Travel the Circum-Baikal Railway all year round
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Travel the Circum-Baikal Railway all year round

The tourist season continues on the Circum-Baikal Railway

Published: 08 November 2019
Environmental protection has always been a priority
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Environmental protection has always been a priority

The management of waste generated by the Usolye Khimprom enterprise, reforestation, the disposal of the damaging pollution legacy of the Baikalsk Pulp and Paper Mill, the implementation of the national project "Ecology" — all these topics took centre stage in the course of the meeting between Sergey Sokol, Chairperson of the Irkutsk Region Legislative Assembly, with the leaders of environmental non-governmental organizations

Published: 06 November 2019
The construction of special-purpose eco-ship is completed
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The construction of special-purpose eco-ship is completed

On October 30, the Ministry of Natural Resources of the Republic of Buryatia held a meeting on the Lake Baikal protection regarding the on board ship-generated waste collection and subsequent disposal

Published: 01 November 2019
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