TAMUC’s ‘Quail Professor’ Discusses Sustainable Quail on Upland Nation Podcast

Dr. Kelly Reyna, associate professor and director of the Ted and Donna Lyon Center for Gamebird Research at Texas A&M University-Commerce, is featured on a recent episode of the Upland Nation podcast.

In the episode, Reyna and host Scott Linden discuss the innovative gamebird research happening at A&M-Commerce, “untaming” pen-raised birds, how wild birds detect and react to predators, and ways to cultivate habitats favorable for both gamebirds and agriculture. Reyna and Linden also share hunting tips and anecdotes to better understand bird behavior and foster sustainable hunting experiences for future generations.

Want to learn more about quail research? Check out the Quail Research Laboratory at A&M-Commerce!

(Photo: A&M-Commerce faculty Dr. Kelly Reyna, right, with Scott Linden, host of the Upland Nation podcast, at the 2023 National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic. Submitted by Dr. Kelly Reyna.)