Lake Baikal is an eco-culturally significant body of water in Russia, similar in scope to Rachel Carson’s poem Silent Spring in the Occident.  Baikal is an UNESCO World Heritage site where many forms of science, and many ontologies and cosmologies overlap and struggle for recognition. Baikal
- N. B. Breyfogle: »At the Watershed: 1958 and the Beginnings of Lake Baikal Environmentalism.« in: Slavonic & East European Review, 93, 2015, pp. 147–180. Rachel Carson’s impact on environmentalist thought and movement is highly recommended.