National Geographic : 1944 Dec
(c National Geographic Society Kodachrome by Owen Lattimore Small Fry (Left) Fish in Baikal, a Lake More Than a Mile Deep Museum of ancient life, Baikal contains more than 1,300 animal and vegetable species; most exist only in its waters.There are inland seals, fresh-water sponges, and deep-water fish. Seen from a wharf is a university's scientific station. Rail fences soar to timber. Right, anavigation marker, onhill.