During the two days, October 30 and October 31, the level of Lake Baikal rose to 456.99-457.01 meters above the level of the Pacific Ocean. The lake that had experienced a period of severe low water for four years surprised everyone once more.
Answering the most common question: why fluctuations in the water level influence the lake ecology and could it be harmful to Baikal.
We will tell how the regulation of the level of the Irkutsk water reservoir with the help of the HPP saves the city and its residents from dangerous floods.
This is the answer to the most frequent question arising in connection with the regulation of the water level of Lake Baikal.
The most frequent question, a delusional one: it contains accusations against power engineers and HPPs which supposedly have a significant influence on fluctuations in the water level of Lake Baikal.
We’ll tell you about the main reason for what is happening and refute the speculations.
How the regulation of the level in Irkutsk Water Reservoir via the HPP saves the city and its residents from dangerous floods.