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.


If nobody has ever tampered with your gear, are you aware of any cases where this has happened to a friend or acquaintance? May 30, 2018
Results
Yes
29.6%
No
70.3%
Total participants: 839
Were you ever injured, or are you aware of anyone who has been injured, due to the tampering of hunting gear by someone who intended to cause harm? May 30, 2018
Results
Yes
2.9%
No
97%
Total participants: 861
Would an import ban on infectious deer parts stop you from traveling from your home state to hunt deer? May 23, 2018
Results
Yes
20.9%
No
66.5%
Unsure
12.4%
Total participants: 867
How do you plan to handle any import bans that you might face as a non-resident hunter? May 23, 2018
Results
I would comply by only bringing back allowable parts per guidance from my state wildlife agency
57.5%
I would make plans for donating my deer locally in the state it was harvested
11.1%
I would limit the states that I hunt in to those where I would be allowed to bring the entire carcass back
6.1%
I'll just hunt in my home state and avoid the issue altogether
23.9%
Other
1.1%
Total participants: 867
Do you believe states should allow the use of air bows or air guns for deer hunting as long as they are proven to be effective? May 16, 2018
Results
Yes
50.1%
No
29.5%
Unsure
20.2%
Total participants: 819
Do you already use, or would you consider using, an air bow for hunting deer? May 16, 2018
Results
Yes
14.5%
No
68.6%
Unsure
16.8%
Total participants: 819

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