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Chanaka Lekamge

Research Assistant - Plant Taxonomy and Conservation

Chanaka Lekamge is currently a M Phil Research Assistant in the Plant Taxonomy and Conservation Research project at the National Institute of Fundamental Studies (NIFS). He received his B.Sc from the University of Ruhuna Sri Lanka and joined NIFS in 2016. Chanaka's research focuses on Forest Restoration in Sri Lanka and his research interests include Biodiversity Conservation, Invasive Alien Plants, Dendrochronology, Plant taxonomy, Forestry and Wood Science.

Contact : chanaka.le@nifs.ac.lk