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.


When do you begin looking for shed antlers? January 8, 2020
Results
December
1%
January
5.8%
February
22.8%
March
16.8%
I don't specifically search for shed antlers, but I pick them up when I stumble across them.
51.5%
Other
1.7%
Total participants: 564
How many shed antlers do you typically find each year? January 8, 2020
Results
0
35.4%
1-5
56.6%
6-10
4.8%
11-20
1.9%
20+
1%
Total participants: 561
Have you ever found both shed antlers from a single deer (a matched set) in the same year? January 8, 2020
Results
Yes
33.2%
No
66.7%
Total participants: 559
Do you take your smartphone with you when deer hunting? December 4, 2019
Results
Yes
89.8%
No
5.1%
I don't have a smartphone.
4.9%
Total participants: 790
If you take your phone with you when hunting, do you use it to help pass the time during slow periods? December 4, 2019
Results
Yes
62.6%
No
37.3%
Total participants: 763
Has looking at your smartphone ever cost you, or negatively impacted a shot opportunity? December 4, 2019
Results
Yes
14.9%
No
85%
Total participants: 755

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