Authors and Contributors

Dr. Ian Stirling - Essayist

Dr. Ian Stirling

Dr. Ian Stirling is a celebrated polar bear, seal, and marine ecosystem researcher with the Canadian Wildlife Service. He is adjunct professor of Zoology at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, and the author of Polar Bears, Bears: a Complete Guide to Every Species, and numerous academic papers.

Dr. Stirling is an essayist for Planet Ice (Braided River, 2009).