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
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to list wolverine as a threatened species Ron Dungan Nov. 29, 2023
Controlled burns scheduled near Tonto National Forest, Fredonia and Munds Park Ron Dungan Nov. 29, 2023
BLM: SunZia transmission line construction to restart Ron Dungan Nov. 29, 2023
Dark sky discovery facility to break ground in March Ron Dungan Nov. 28, 2023
BLM seeks input on Safford area travel management plan Ron Dungan Nov. 23, 2023
Decades after the Dude Fire, ecosystem restoration continues Ron Dungan Nov. 22, 2023
Governor's office to get Christmas tree from Fort Apache Ron Dungan Nov. 26, 2023
Conservation bills, though popular with voters, stall in Congress Ron Dungan Nov. 22, 2023
Advocates fear wildlife, 'dark sky' effects when stadium lights turn on at U.S.-Mexico border Ron Dungan Nov. 27, 2023
Former nonprofit director faces jail in fraud case Ron Dungan Nov. 21, 2023
Grand Canyon to carry out prescribed burns on North Rim Ron Dungan Nov. 15, 2023
Nonprofit: Artificial turf raises temps, releases PFAS Ron Dungan Nov. 20, 2023
Report: Arizona ranks 46th in U.S. for lung cancer screening, treatment Ron Dungan Nov. 15, 2023
Arizona has received $470 million from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Ron Dungan Nov. 15, 2023
Asha, the Mexican gray wolf from Arizona, wanders into New Mexico again Ron Dungan Nov. 14, 2023
Woman killed by elk in northern Arizona Ron Dungan Nov. 8, 2023
Nonprofit: APS should commit to more renewable energy Ron Dungan Nov. 8, 2023
BLM seeks public comment on Gila River recreation area Ron Dungan Nov. 13, 2023
Mayes files injunction to halt mine in Chino Valley area Ron Dungan Nov. 6, 2023
Department of Interior names acting deputy secretary Ron Dungan Nov. 2, 2023
BLM Lake Havasu office seeks input on plan to treat invasive weeds Ron Dungan Oct. 31, 2023
$8 million in grants to reduce AZ wildfire risk Ron Dungan Oct. 31, 2023
Conservationists find emissions proposals lacking Ron Dungan Oct. 31, 2023
Nonprofit criticizes Park Service plastic reduction plan Ron Dungan Oct. 25, 2023
New recreation area planned near Apache Junction Ron Dungan Oct. 25, 2023