Member Polls

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 currently, or would you, participate in a suburban or urban hunt? February 5, 2020
Results
Yes, I currently participate in suburban or urban hunts.
17.5%
No, I don't currently participate in suburban or urban hunts, but I'm open to the idea.
71.6%
No, I don't currently participate in suburban or urban hunts, and I have no desire to participate.
10.7%
Total participants: 815
If you do currently participate in a suburban or urban hunt, what draws you to do so? Select all that apply. February 5, 2020
Results
Close to home
28.9%
Easy to gain access
15.5%
Target-rich environment
22.6%
No other hunting options
3.1%
I like to aid in management efforts
25%
Other
4.5%
Total participants: 566
If you do not currently participate in a suburban or urban hunt, why not? Select all that apply. February 5, 2020
Results
No suburban or urban opportunities close to home
46.8%
Too many rules for participating hunters
9%
Difficult to gain access
15%
Other/better hunting opportunities
18.6%
Too many distractions
5.9%
Other
4.3%
Total participants: 902
If suburban or urban hunts provided your only opportunity to hunt, would you participate? February 5, 2020
Results
You bet
78.7%
No way
2.5%
I'd consider it
18.6%
Total participants: 808
Were you aware of this case prior to this week's newsletter? January 15, 2020
Results
Yes
57.3%
No
42.6%
Total participants: 844
Do you feel the charges are too harsh, about right, or not harsh enough? January 15, 2020
Results
Too harsh
14.7%
About right
58.8%
Not harsh enough
26.4%
Total participants: 835

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