Date: 10 months ago   Category: Society

Residents of the Irkutsk region have found an oil slick on Baikal

Specialists of Rosprirodnadzor have begun verification of messages of residents of the settlement of Listvyanka of the Irkutsk region about an oil slick on the lake. Eyewitnesses have found pollution on the surface of Baikal on September 4, TASS reports. The staff of Rosprirodnadzor has checked information, but hasn't found oil traces. Experts believe that the spot could wash away wind. The threat of harm to the lake remains. Department continues investigation. Photo: Google.Images to Share: Baikal Irkutsk Listvyanka oil lake spot Rosprirodnadzor ecology