Authors and Contributors

Robert Thompson - Essayist

Robert Thompson
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Robert Thompson is an Iñupiat Eskimo wildlife guide who lives on Barter Island, beyond the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. In addition to guiding, he enjoys hunting, dog mushing, carving ivory, and woodcrafts. He is also an excellent camp cook and storyteller of local history. Thompson has been invited to speak across the nation about the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.

Robert Thompson contributed "Cultural Reflections" to Arctic Wings: Birds of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (Braided River, 2006).