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 believe that states should allow firearms hunting during the rut? November 7, 2018
Results
Yes
64.2%
No
25.8%
Unsure
9.8%
Total participants: 940
Do you believe that state wildlife agencies should mandate the size of the buck that you are allowed to shoot through antler restrictions? November 7, 2018
Results
Yes
47.9%
No
43%
Usnure
8.9%
Total participants: 901
How do you feel about the cost of your resident hunting license and tags? November 7, 2018
Results
They are fair
66%
They are slightly overpriced
13.5%
They are significantly overpriced
5.2%
They are slightly underpriced
9.5%
They are significantly underpriced
5.4%
Total participants: 929
Have you ever removed a rack or whole head from a road-killed buck? October 31, 2018
Results
Yes
18.5%
No
81.4%
Total participants: 924
If you have removed a rack or whole head from a road-killed buck, what did you do with it? October 31, 2018
Results
Rattling antlers
29.1%
Antler mount
14%
European mount
15.5%
Knife handles or other crafts
13.5%
Other
27.6%
Total participants: 199
How do you personally feel about people removing antlers and entire heads from road-killed bucks? October 31, 2018
Results
I am fine with it
23.6%
I am opposed to it
16.7%
I am fine with it as long as the carcass is drug out of sight
33.8%
I don't really care either way
21%
Other
4.6%
Total participants: 917

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