Jonas Hamberg is a Ph.D. candidate in the Conservation and Restoration Ecology (CaRE) lab at the University of Waterloo. He is from Sweden but has spent most of his time working and studying in India, Brazil, South Africa, the U.S. and now Canada. Jonas is interested in the connection between energy and restoration ecology. He is part of running the Society for Ecological Restoration in Waterloo. His favourite tree is the silver birch.