Who will suffer from the decline in the level of water in Lake Baikal?
#Special project: Fluctuation in Baikal water level. FAQ

Nowadays the HPP regulates the level of water in the Irkutsk Water Reservoir and saves the city and its residents from dangerous floods. The dam of the Irkutsk HPP makes it possible to control the water level on that segment of the former Angara riverbed from Listvyanka to Irkutsk, which represents the “real” Irkutsk water reservoir.

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