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 do not currently have a reputable archery or firearms shop within 30 minutes of your home, did you in the past? July 3, 2019|
|Have you begun any preseason scouting for the upcoming deer season yet? June 19, 2019|
|If you have started preseason scouting, what activities have you been participating in? June 19, 2019|
|Using trail cameras||29.8%|
|Glassing deer from a distance||13.2%|
|Reviewing maps and aerial photos||14.1%|
|Walking my hunting area to look for sign||22%|
|Touring my hunting area to evaluate food sources and landscape changes||20.7%|
|When do you typically begin scouting prior to a coming deer season? June 19, 2019|
|I scout in some way throughout the year.||45.7%|
|Winter months, January through March||3.4%|
|Spring months, April through mid-June||5%|
|Summer months, late June through September||35.8%|
|I don't do any preseason scouting||9.9%|
|Have you, or a friend or family member, ever had Lyme disease? June 12, 2019|
|If you, or a friend or family member has had Lyme disease, how soon was it diagnosed and treated after being bitten by an infected tick? June 12, 2019|
|Within a week||16.4%|
|Longer than a week, but less than one month||24.2%|
|One to two months||18.7%|
|Longer than two months||19.1%|
|Longer than one year||11.8%|
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.