Lahiru S Wijedasa
Lahiru Wijedasa is a botanist and ecologist doing his PhD on peatswamp forests at the National University of Singapore. He worked as Senior Arborist of the Singapore Botanic Gardens (SBG) for 8 years. Over the past 12 years he has worked on all aspects of peatswamp including fish, trees and remote sensing in almost all Southeast Asian countries and has described four new species of plants. His research focuses on peatswamp ecology, restoration and alternative agriculture.