"A fascinating review of African freshwater systems, highly readable and full of interest for anyone with a concern in conservation or in the components, processes, and management problems of natural freshwater systems."
"Highly readable at any level, from educated layperson, to conservation managers and professional researchers." Environmental Conservation
"Provides an excellent survey of sub-Saharan Africa's aquatic ecosystems, and it should be of interest to anyone concerned with water ecology and management in the continent." Modern African Studies
"A powerful book that should be read by all aquatic scientists, water resource managers, and development agencies working in Africa." Wetlands Ecology and Management