Lonkina Ekaterina Sergeevna, born 25 November, 1983. Graduated from Far Eastern Agrarian University, Institute of Forest (at the present time – Faculty of Nature Management), Department of Silviculture, with a specialty in Forestry (2005). Research Scientist for the Federal State Budgetary Institution State Natural Reserve «Bastak». Specialist in forest science, forest ecology, geobotany. Author and co-author of 20 scientific publications.