Member Polls

The National Deer Alliance (NDA) believes strongly that member input on important deer and hunting issues is critical, and will use this information to inform managers and state and federal wildlife agencies whenever possible. 

Here are the results from the most recent polls taken in the weekly newsletter by NDA members.


Do you live in a state where wild deer have tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD)? July 22, 2020
Results
Yes.
68.6%
No.
31.3%
Total participants: 776
Do you hunt in an area that is covered by special CWD management regulations (i.e. CWD Management Zone)? July 22, 2020
Results
Yes.
22.9%
No.
72.1%
Sometimes.
4.8%
Total participants: 776
Have you ever harvested a wild deer that tested positive for CWD? July 22, 2020
Results
Yes.
1.1%
No.
98.8%
Total participants: 772
Does the presence or absence of CWD in a specific state or area affect your decision to hunt that state or area? July 22, 2020
Results
Yes.
24.5%
No.
58.6%
It depends.
16.8%
Total participants: 778
How many deer tags do you typically have in your pocket for fall seasons? July 8, 2020
Results
1
9.8%
2
20.1%
3
21.8%
4+
48.1%
Total participants: 814
Do you typically try to fill all of your tags, or do you have a certain number of deer that you hope to harvest each year? July 8, 2020
Results
I try to fill every tag I have.
25.5%
I know how many deer I want/need, and that's the number I shoot for.
49.4%
It depends.
25%
Total participants: 880

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