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Digital Branch of the University of Alaska Fairbanks Oral History Program

Charlie Wright

Charlie Wright

Charlie Wright is an Athabascan living in Tanana, Alaska on the Yukon River. He travels the rivers and surrounding countryside as a subsistence hunter, trapper, and fisherman. He has knowledge of Athabascan traditions related to river travel and winter survival. From 2011-2013, Charlie helped lead the Dangerous Ice Project team to known dangerous locations on the Tanana River near the village of Tanana, and shared his insight and knowledge at post-trip meetings. In 2009, he also participated in the Stakeholders and Climate Change Project Jukebox.

Charlie Wright appears in the following new Jukebox projects: