Emery Cowan

Environment, Health and Science Reporter


Emery Cowan writes about science, health and the environment for the Arizona Daily Sun, covering everything from forest restoration to endangered species recovery efforts.

Tom Betlach, director of the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System, speaks at the Arizona Rural Health Conference in Flagstaff. 

The results of Nathan Nieto's nationwide citizen-scientists study found ticks capable of carrying Lyme and other tick-borne diseases in 83 U.S…

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The Chimney Fire is a lightning caused managed fire burning northwest of Munds Park. 

Smoky skies in Flagstaff Thursday afternoon and evening are due to a number of lightning caused fires that land managers are monitoring and al…

American Conservation Experience Crew Leader Jake Groth fells a small diameter ponderosa pine tree. 

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American Conservation Experience crew member John Anderson segments a downed tree as part of a forest thinning project. Anderson now works for…

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A member with an American Conservation Experience crew works in the forest around Flagstaff. 

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Emery Cowan

The article incorrectly stated the the total amount of reclaimed water allocated to Snowbowl each winter. That number should be 179.9 million gallons. Thanks for pointing out the error!

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