Lake Baikal pollution

Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 12:00am

2019_0404_06.mp3

 

Scientists and activists are alarmed by a proposal that would raise the limit on pollution from hotels and other tourist facilities by up to 20-30 times for Lake Baikal — the world's largest, deepest and oldest body of freshwater. Host Marco Werman gets the lowdown from The World's Peter Thomson who literally wrote the book on Lake Baikal.