Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
This wonderful Lake Baikal
Lake Baikal, in eastern Siberia, is a miracleof nature. Its the deepest lake on Earthand it contains more water than all t...
More than 300 rivers flow into Lake Baikal andonly one river, the Angara, flowsoutwards. By the way, if the lakewas sudden...
Baikal is about 25 millionyears old.
The area of Lake Baikal is seismicallyactive. The last earthquake which occurredthere in 2008 was 9 on the Richter scale.
The water in this lake has a lot of oxygen and it isvery clear. 
Lake Baikal is the habitat of many uniqueand endemic plants and animals. Forexample, there are about 27 species of fishwhi...
The origin of the word Baikal:Bai-Kul (Kirgh.) - Rich LakeBaygal (Yakut.) - Very Deep WaterBaygaal-Dalai (Mong.) - Natural...
Some problems of Baikal:-Some factories which are located on theshores of Lake Baikal pollute theenvironment (Baikalsk Pul...
Some ways to solve these problems:- We should not pollute the naturalenvironment of Lake Baikal- We should fight against t...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

This wonderful lake baikal

436

Published on

Published in: Travel, Technology, Sports
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
436
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
7
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "This wonderful lake baikal"

  1. 1. This wonderful Lake Baikal
  2. 2. Lake Baikal, in eastern Siberia, is a miracleof nature. Its the deepest lake on Earthand it contains more water than all theGreat Lakes of America put together.
  3. 3. More than 300 rivers flow into Lake Baikal andonly one river, the Angara, flowsoutwards. By the way, if the lakewas suddenly no longer be fed with thewater from rivers, and the Angaracontinued to flow, it would take 400 yearsto all the water gone from the lake.
  4. 4. Baikal is about 25 millionyears old.
  5. 5. The area of Lake Baikal is seismicallyactive. The last earthquake which occurredthere in 2008 was 9 on the Richter scale.
  6. 6. The water in this lake has a lot of oxygen and it isvery clear. 
  7. 7. Lake Baikal is the habitat of many uniqueand endemic plants and animals. Forexample, there are about 27 species of fishwhich exist only in these waters.
  8. 8. The origin of the word Baikal:Bai-Kul (Kirgh.) - Rich LakeBaygal (Yakut.) - Very Deep WaterBaygaal-Dalai (Mong.) - Natural SeaBei-Hai (Chinese) - North Sea
  9. 9. Some problems of Baikal:-Some factories which are located on theshores of Lake Baikal pollute theenvironment (Baikalsk Pulp and Paper Mill )-Illegal fishing and hunting-deforestation- rubbish
  10. 10. Some ways to solve these problems:- We should not pollute the naturalenvironment of Lake Baikal- We should fight against the industrialpollution of Lake Baikal- We should take part in the program “WorldHeritage of UNESCO "

×