Dr. Megan Clayton



Associate Professor and Extension Range Specialist


Blended wildlife habitat and livestock range management


Dr. Clayton is an Associate Professor and Extension Range Specialist for the Texas AgriLife Extension Center at Corpus Christi, TX. Dr. Clayton received her B.S. in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences at Texas A&M University and a M.S. in Range and Wildlife Management and Ph.D. in Wildlife Science from the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute at Texas A&M University – Kingsville. She assumed her present position at the Research and Extension Center at Corpus Christi in September 2010.


(361) 265-9203 ext. 226




Room 126/Corpus Christi Research & Extension Center
10345 Highway 44
Corpus Christi, TX 78406-1412

Dr. Clayton has responsibility for the leadership and coordination of the Extension educational programs in range management for the majority of Extension Districts 11 and 12. Her responsibilities include providing support for Extension agents, specialists, clientele, and organizations through teaching, training, and providing technical expertise on management of rangeland resources

Her current research interests include managing rangeland for a combination of wildlife and livestock uses, small acreage management, brush management, and youth natural resources education.

Contact Us

We have moved! After a restructuring that occurred in January 2020, our department and the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences disbanded. From the restructuring, two new departments were formed. Visit the new departmental sites for up-to-date information. 

Learn More:
Ecology and Conservation Biology
Rangeland Wildlife and Fisheries Management

Advising for ESSM:
Advising for students in the legacy ESSM programs is now situated under AGLS Advising Center 7

Undergraduate Advising | Ann Pool
Graduate Advising | Amanda Ray

Department Resources

College of Ag and Life Sciences

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