Lakes of Russia Lake Baikal . By : Sofia Mancini. Lake Baikal is located in Russia. - Lake Baikal is in Siberia -Some of the lakes around it are the Caspian Sea and the Aral Sea.
By : Sofia Mancini
- Lake Baikal is in Siberia
-Some of the lakes around it are the Caspian Sea and the Aral Sea.
-The countries surrounding the Aral Sea are Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Turkmenistan.
Lake Baikal may seem shallow but its really not. Lake Baikal is hundreds of thousands of feet down.
Baikal is 1640 m deep!
Because it is so clear, you would probably want to reach down and grab a pebble but you would have no luck because it is so deep.
Lake Baikal is the deepest lake in the world.
Lake Baikal is about 25million years old. It is the oldest lake in the world.
It’s the pearl of Siberia
There are more than 2600 species and varieties of animals and over 1000 species of plants in Lake Baikal. There are also 58 species of fish in the lake.
Lake Baikal is also a Rift Valley.
Lake Baikal is the largest lake in terms of volume.