Hoare, Natalie
June 2008
Geographical (Geographical Magazine Ltd.);Jun2008, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p98
An interview with environmentalist Marina Rikhvanova is presented. When asked about campaigning on behalf of Lake Baikal in Russia, Rikhvanova says that she grew up near the lake and had studied human impact on it. Rikhvanova reflects on her campaign to reroute the Siberia-Pacific oil pipeline away from an earthquake faultline. Rikhvanova is also a winner of the annual Goldman Environmental Prize for her activism.


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