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 you don't typically place self-imposed restrictions on yourself for shooting bucks, but you become aware of a monster buck in your area, would you hold out for him or still shoot the first legal buck that provides an opportunity. July 10, 2019
Results
Yes
50%
No
21.7%
Unsure
28.1%
Total participants: 593
Do you sometimes rely on professionals or someone other than yourself to do work on your bow, crossbow, or firearm? July 3, 2019
Results
Yes
82.8%
No
17.1%
Total participants: 742
If you sometimes rely on a professional or someone other than yourself to work on your bow, crossbow, or firearm, how far are you willing to drive for service you can trust? July 3, 2019
Results
0-10 miles
3.9%
11-20 miles
14.4%
21-30 miles
24.7%
31-40 miles
14.5%
41-50 miles
11.8%
More than 50 miles
19.5%
I do all of my own work and don't rely on anyone else.
10.7%
Total participants: 706
Do you have a reputable archery or firearms shop within a 30 minute drive of your home? July 3, 2019
Results
Yes
80.4%
No
16%
Unsure
3.5%
Total participants: 742
If you do not currently have a reputable archery or firearms shop within 30 minutes of your home, did you in the past? July 3, 2019
Results
Yes
67.1%
No
18.8%
Unsure
13.9%
Total participants: 323
Have you begun any preseason scouting for the upcoming deer season yet? June 19, 2019
Results
Yes
53.6%
No
46.3%
Total participants: 771

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