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.


To this point in the season, have you observed more, less, or about the same amount of deer activity compared to previous years? October 18, 2017
Results
More
17.3%
Less
25.9%
About the same
41.9%
I have not hunted yet
14.7%
Total participants: 926
To this point in the season, have you been putting more, less, or about the same amount of effort into deer hunting, including shooting, scouting or land management, compared to previous years? October 18, 2017
Results
More
20%
Less
28.6%
About the same
51.3%
Total participants: 910
To this point in the season, are you noticing more, less, or about the same amount of hunting pressure in your hunting area compared to previous years? October 18, 2017
Results
More
8.3%
Less
19.6%
About the same
58.2%
I have not been out to observe yet
13.7%
Total participants: 915
Have you already harvested a deer this season? October 18, 2017
Results
Yes - Whitetail
20.2%
Yes - Mule Deer
0.5%
Yes - Blacktail
0.1%
Nothing yet
79%
Total participants: 889
Do you believe there's just too much technology available to hunters today? October 11, 2017
Results
Yes
43.6%
No
56.3%
Total participants: 990
If you've been one to try any and all new technology, have you considered taking a step back to "the basics" of hunting (no trail cams, no filming, no food plots, etc.) October 11, 2017
Results
Yes
51.5%
No
48.4%
Total participants: 943

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