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. rolls back estimate on Oak Flat mine analysis Ron Dungan May 30, 2023
Arizona AG files lawsuit against manufacturers of PFAS Ron Dungan May 29, 2023
New budget scales back water projects such as desalination Ron Dungan May 29, 2023
Study says Interstate 11 could tax Arizona's water supply Ron Dungan May 29, 2023
The lawsuit against Arizona Interstate 11 can continue, judge says Jill Ryan, Ron Dungan
Howard Fischer/Capitol Media Services
May 26, 2023
Gila River Indian Community played key role in water negotiations Ron Dungan May 25, 2023
Grijalva says it's time to update 1872 mining law Ron Dungan May 30, 2023
AZ senators advance bill to change Chiricahua status to national park Ron Dungan May 24, 2023
Biden fast-tracks proposed manganese mine in AZ Ron Dungan May 22, 2023
The quality — not just quantity — of Arizona's water is a concern. And the list of threats is long Ron Dungan May 16, 2023
As the planet warms, desert plants may have a tough time adapting Ron Dungan May 15, 2023
Game and Fish: High country visitors should keep food away from bears Ron Dungan May 12, 2023
SRP to look for wildfires with cameras on power lines Ron Dungan May 9, 2023
Mayes urges state agencies to conserve groundwater resources Ron Dungan May 9, 2023
SRP releasing more water than usual from Roosevelt Lake Ron Dungan May 9, 2023
Prescribed burns planned for the Grand Canyon Ron Dungan May 8, 2023
Hundreds take on a grueling footrace across Arizona's high country in the Cocodona 250 Ron Dungan, Michel Marizco May 8, 2023
Fire may have been started by exploding ammo Ron Dungan May 3, 2023
Poll shows growing concern over groundwater Ron Dungan May 4, 2023
Biden proposes rule change to protect old growth and mature forests Ron Dungan May 2, 2023
This year's spring blooms include stinknet, which looks harmless but is not Ron Dungan May 2, 2023
Nonprofits offer Native youth a Colorado River trip through Grand Canyon Ron Dungan April 27, 2023
Scientists challenge Fish and Wildlife appointment Ron Dungan April 26, 2023
Forest managers take advantage of weather, schedule prescribed burns Ron Dungan April 25, 2023
Nonprofit gives AZ low marks for conservation efforts in latest report Ron Dungan April 19, 2023