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 save photos of both bucks and antlerless deer, or just bucks? August 21, 2019
Results
Bucks only
15.3%
Bucks and antlerless deer
34.9%
Mostly bucks, but I save a few nicer photos of other deer.
46.3%
Other
3.2%
Total participants: 638
Many states offer multiple permits for antlerless deer. Do you intend to kill at least one antlerless deer this season? August 5, 2019
Results
Yes
79.9%
No
8.2%
Unsure
10.2%
My state does not allow me to kill multiple antlerless deer.
1.5%
Total participants: 848
Do you hope to kill more than one antlerless deer this season? August 5, 2019
Results
Yes
50.1%
No
33.7%
Unsure
16.1%
Total participants: 842
How would you describe your state's antlerless deer bag limit? August 5, 2019
Results
It is too liberal.
20.6%
It is too restrictive.
8.5%
It is about right.
70.8%
Total participants: 822
What is your favorite weapon of choice when when deer hunting? July 22, 2019
Results
Bow (compound)
38.9%
Bow (traditional)
2.6%
Rifle
36.6%
Crossbow
11.9%
Muzzleloader (modern)
4.1%
Muzzleloader (primitive)
1.3%
Other
4.3%
Total participants: 993
Do you plan to try a new weapon this season, or one that you have little experience with? July 22, 2019
Results
Yes
26.9%
No
73%
Total participants: 935

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