Questions on Day One of the National Deer Association

Welcome to Day One of the National Deer Association, November 10, 2020. On this page we’ll answer some of the anticipated questions that our members, supporters and other deer hunters may have about today’s news. Wait. What? On July 7, 2020, the Quality Deer Management Association and the National Deer Alliance announced they were embarking …

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The National Deer Association Becomes a Unified Organization for Deer Conservation

The National Deer Association (NDA) has finalized a name, mission, leadership team and strategic vision for promoting wise stewardship of North America’s most iconic and important wild game animal. Forged from the combined strengths of two successful organizations, the Quality Deer Management Association and the National Deer Alliance, the new non-profit National Deer Association is …

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QDMA/NDA to Host Southeast Deer Study Group Meeting Virtually

For the past 41 years, nothing stopped the largest, longest-running annual gathering of deer researchers in the nation, the Southeast Deer Study Group (SEDSG) meeting, until COVID-19. But QDMA and NDA are stepping up to ensure this important event stays alive in 2021 by hosting it as a virtual conference, February 23-24, 2021. The Southeast …

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The University of Georgia Seeks Your Help to Study Ticks and Lyme Disease

Archery season is upon us, and we hope you’re getting some time afield.  The University of Georgia (UGA) is conducting an exciting research project on blacklegged (deer) ticks, and we’re helping provide samples.  If you’ll be hunting in any state east of the Rocky Mountains this fall please see the message below about the PhD …

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