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.
|Have you hunted deer yet this season? September 16, 2020|
|Are you hoping to tag a specific buck this year? September 16, 2020|
|Yes, I have one (or more) specific bucks I'm targeting.||20.8%|
|I'm after any buck that makes me happy.||43%|
|I have certain characteristics I look for in a buck, but I'm not targeting a specific buck.||30.9%|
|I've already tagged my buck.||0.9%|
|If you do target a specific buck, how do you learn that the buck is in your hunting area? Select all that apply. September 16, 2020|
|Trail camera photos.||43%|
|Tips from family, neighbors or other hunters.||9.8%|
|Sign (rubs, scrapes, tracks).||19.4%|
|What's your primary criteria when deciding to take a specific buck? September 16, 2020|
|I know it when I see it.||36.1%|
|It's the first legal buck to offer an ethical shot.||15.9%|
|In what month will you begin deer hunting this fall? August 19, 2020|
|With what weapon(s) will you be pursuing deer this fall? Select all that apply. August 19, 2020|
The NDA’s mission is to ensure the future of North America’s wild deer, wildlife habitat, and our hunting heritage. Learn more about NDA and take advantage of our no-cost membership. You can’t make an impact if you don’t get involved. Join now.