Troubled waters: pollution threatens world's largest lake

Troubled waters: pollution threatens world’s largest lake



Views:437|Rating:5.00|View Time:3:3Minutes|Likes:14|Dislikes:0
Subscribe to France 24 now:

FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7

Just north of the Mongolian border and over four thousand kilometres away from Moscow is Lake Baikal. Nicknamed “the Pearl of Siberia”, it is by far the world’s largest lake by volume. It counts for nearly 25% of the world’s fresh water. Now, however, it is under threat due to pollution.

Visit our website:

Subscribe to our YouTube channel:

Like us on Facebook:

Follow us on Twitter: