“Friends of Baikal” is an initiative of people themselves and an association of concerned people. This is their common desire to work together for the benefit of Lake Baikal” - the Director for Public Relations of En + Group Elena Vishnyakova says.
The activities of the Association are aimed at uniting business representatives, experts, researchers and public organizations in order to preserve and develop the territory of the Baikal region, attract public attention to the problems of Lake Baikal, promote eco-volunteering and intersectoral partnership, eco-tourism and eco-awareness.
Our infographics will tell you who will be included into the association, what projects the association will be engaged in, as well as about the way you can become its participant. You can also learn about the activities of “Friends of Baikal” in more detail in the exclusive interview with “Key to Baikal”.
This month we have an unusual #volunteersdiary to present to you: this text is almost a patter written by Natalia Zotova, who went to the GBT project titled “The Test Trail” held on the Svyatoy Nos Peninsula, and changed her attitude to volunteering and... even to life forever.
Lately, there is a lot of news about the reducing number of green algae Spirogyra, which poisons Baikal. Key to Baikal figured out whether this is so...
The “Ecological Bus” Project familiarizes Russian children with Baikal and teaches them how to take care of the lake. We have visited one of these eco tours and found out what the children who dreamed of seeing the great lake are thinking.
I have no company, I don’t know where to start, I have never been hiking: these are only several reasons why you have not yet become a volunteer. The author of our new #volunteersdiary Ekaterina has told how she managed to overcome her own fears and come to Lake Baikal from Moscow, so that to make the lake a little cleaner.