Richard Boak is an independent consultant with 40 years
of professional experience as a hydrogeologist and engineer.

He has particular expertise in:

  • Water resources planning, management and policy development;
  • Assessment of the environmental impacts of groundwater abstraction;
  • Groundwater protection and risk assessment;
  • Borehole design, construction and test pumping;
  • Groundwater monitoring network design;
  • Small-scale rural water supplies;
  • Development and delivery of technical training courses.

Richard has extensive international experience, with a strong focus on Africa.