Eliezer Batista is the Chairman of Rio Doce International S. A. in Rio de Janeiro.
Yurij Bihun is a consulting forester and Director of Shelterwood Systems International in Burlington, Vermont.
Ian A. Bowles was Vice President of Conservation Policy at Conservation International in Washington, D. C., at the time he edited this book.
Christopher H. Chamberlain is the Project Manager for Central/Eastern Europe at the Bank Information Center in Washington, D. C.
At the time of writing, Robert J. Dobias was the Senior Environmental Specialist in the Office of Environment and Social Development at the Asian Development Bank in Manila.
Joseph Donnaway is Manager of Health and Safety for Mobil Corporation in Dallas, Texas.
Gustavo A. B. da Fonseca is Vice President and Executive Director of the Center for Applied Biodiversity Science at Conservation International.
Kevin Franklin is Research Officer researching biodiversity conservation indicators and minerals development at the Mining and Energy Research Network, Warwick Business School, University of Warwick, England.
Peter C. Frumhoff is Director of the Department of Global Resources at the Union of Concerned Scientists in Cambridge, Massachusetts.