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.


In your opinion, why do you think some hunters tend to harass other hunters online? November 29, 2017
Results
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%
Other
15.9%
Total participants: 832
Do you believe that social media has had a negative impact overall on deer hunting? November 29, 2017
Results
Yes
42.6%
No
27.2%
Unsure
30.1%
Total participants: 847
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
Results
Yes
11%
No
88.9%
Total participants: 724
If you answered yes, who was it that harassed you? November 22, 2017
Results
Other hunters
13.4%
Non-hunters
60.9%
Both
25.6%
Total participants: 82
Have you ever been harassed in the field while deer hunting? November 22, 2017
Results
Yes
22.7%
No
77.2%
Total participants: 726
If you answered yes, who was it that harassed you? November 22, 2017
Results
Other hunters
37.3%
Non-hunters
43.9%
Both
18.6%
Total participants: 166

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