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.
|If yes, how many shoulder or full-body mounted deer do you have? December 6, 2017|
|20 or more||2.5%|
|What is your top determining factor when deciding whether or not to shoulder mount a deer? December 6, 2017|
|The score of the rack||16.4%|
|The character of the rack||24.3%|
|The emotions felt from the hunt||16.2%|
|The amount of space in my house||3.2%|
|I know it when I see it||28.5%|
|I shoulder mount every buck I kill||2.6%|
|Do you think hunters harassing other hunters is damaging to our image and our overall efforts to promote conservation? November 29, 2017|
|In your opinion, why do you think some hunters tend to harass other hunters online? November 29, 2017|
|The pictures or stories posted could be considered distasteful||5.5%|
|They disagree with the hunting style, such as weapon, baiting, etc.||15.9%|
|They disagree with the age or size of the animal harvested (i.e. buck too small or young)||18.2%|
|They believe another hunter's actions are unethical||8.6%|
|They are jealous to some extent||35.5%|
|Do you believe that social media has had a negative impact overall on deer hunting? November 29, 2017|
|Have you ever been harassed online for photos posted of deer that you shot, or other images that depict your passion for deer hunting? November 22, 2017|
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.