About the Author

Dr. Richard Beilfuss is a Licensed Professional Hydrologist, with a Ph.D. in Land Resources (Wetland Ecology), a Master's Degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering–Hydrology, a Master's Degree in Water Resources Management and a Bachelor's degree in Natural Resource Economics. He is the President and CEO of the International Crane Foundation. Dr. Beilfuss also is an Adjunct Professor for the University of Wisconsin–Madison College of Engineering and for the University of Eduardo Mondlane in Mozambique. He has been involved in research and management throughout the Zambezi River basin for nearly 20 years.

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Front cover photo: Kariba Dam, with a trickle of Zambezi flowing from it.

Photo ©Joseph McKenna (http://www.flickr.com/photos/jpmckenna/)

Back cover photo: Villagers cross the Zambezi near the site of the proposed Mphanda Nkuwa Dam, Mozambique.

Photo: Lori Pottinger