Ron Dungan

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Senior Field Correspondent

Ron Dungan has lived in Arizona for more than 35 years. He has worked as a reporter, construction worker, copy editor, designer and freelance writer. He's a graduate of the University of Iowa, where he was a member of the undergraduate Writers’ Workshop, and has a master’s in history from Arizona State University.

Dungan was an outdoors reporter and member of the storyteller team at the Arizona Republic, where he won several awards, and was a contributor on a border project that won the 2018 Pulitzer for explanatory reporting.

When not working, Dungan enjoys books, gardening, hanging out with his German shorthaired pointer, backpacking and fly-fishing. He's a fan of the Arizona Cardinals and Iowa Hawkeyes.

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Desert plant can be used to make rubber and grows with little water Ron Dungan Sept. 26, 2023
Report: Park Service still has low employee morale Ron Dungan Sept. 21, 2023
Farmers and ranchers can apply for conservation service grants Ron Dungan Sept. 19, 2023
BLM to burn brush piles near Lake Pleasant to reduce fire risk Ron Dungan Sept. 19, 2023
Bright Angel Trail closes as park fixes aging pipes Ron Dungan Sept. 19, 2023
Fish and Wildlife Service to bring wolves back to Colorado Ron Dungan Sept. 18, 2023
BLM to take comments on plan for southern Utah monument Ron Dungan Sept. 13, 2023
Conservation groups sue BLM over its grazing practices Ron Dungan Sept. 13, 2023
BLM wants input on wild burros in northwest Arizona Monica Navarro, Ron Dungan Sept. 13, 2023
150-year-old law governing key industry needs update in Congress, mining report says Ron Dungan Sept. 12, 2023
Google, Pepsi donate to help repair watershed damaged by 1990 fire Ron Dungan Sept. 12, 2023
Grand Canyon hiker dies in rim to rim attempt Ron Dungan Sept. 11, 2023
Conservationists sue over plan to up Colorado water storage capacity Ron Dungan Sept. 7, 2023
BLM releases new guidelines for recreation and management Ron Dungan Sept. 6, 2023
Prescribed burn planned in Grand Canyon-Parashant monument Ron Dungan Sept. 6, 2023
Sierra Club sues Corporation Commission over gas plant Ron Dungan Sept. 6, 2023
Glen Canyon Dam bypass, once radical idea, is becoming mainstream Ron Dungan Sept. 5, 2023
GOP in Legislature receive failing grades on environment Ron Dungan Aug. 31, 2023
BLM to take comments on Goldfield recreation proposal Ron Dungan Aug. 30, 2023
Foreign firms pumping AZ water are target of Gallego bill Ron Dungan Aug. 30, 2023
Agency revises standards for wolf investigations Ron Dungan Aug. 29, 2023
Voters support Arizona's public lands, group's survey says Ron Dungan Aug. 28, 2023
One year after passage, conservationists celebrate Inflation Reduction Act Ron Dungan, Alisa Reznick Aug. 16, 2023
Utah loses bid to assert control over public lands Ron Dungan Aug. 16, 2023
'Biblical' snow year not enough to fill largest reservoirs Ron Dungan Aug. 15, 2023