National Deer Association Thanks Departing Board Members for Their Service

February 18, 2021 – The staff and Board of the National Deer Association (NDA) would like to express their gratitude to departing Board members for their years of volunteer service, support and guidance of the National Deer Alliance and the Quality Deer Management Association, and for their stewardship of the process that led to the unification… Continue reading National Deer Association Thanks Departing Board Members for Their Service

The National Deer Association Becomes a Unified Organization for Deer Conservation

ATHENS, GA (November 10, 2020) –  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… Continue reading The National Deer Association Becomes a Unified Organization for Deer Conservation

The National Deer Association Becomes a Unified Organization for Deer Conservation

“We are poised to accomplish the hard work that will make a difference,” said Pinizzotto. “We have a staff with a proven track record that combines new resources and vision. We’ve also enjoyed great support from members, volunteers, key sponsors and partners, as well as state and national agencies and non-government organizations. We’re excited to… Continue reading The National Deer Association Becomes a Unified Organization for Deer Conservation

DU celebrates with Mossy Oak Properties

2nd annual National Day of Conservation is Saturday, Sept. 26 MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Sept. 23, 2020 – Mossy Oak Properties will hold their second annual National Day of Conservation on Saturday, Sept. 26, as a way to spread the conservation message nationally and challenge the outdoors community to take action. The Mossy Oak Store is… Continue reading DU celebrates with Mossy Oak Properties

National Deer Alliance and QDMA Provide Comments on Deer Farms in Minnesota, Support Rhode Island Fee Increase

Comments and letters of support reinforce steps in the right direction in the ongoing battle to manage chronic wasting disease (CWD) INDIANA, Pa. – (September 21, 2020) — The National Deer Alliance (NDA) and the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) recently submitted comments on the Minnesota Board of Animal Health’s planned amendments to farmed cervidae rules.… Continue reading National Deer Alliance and QDMA Provide Comments on Deer Farms in Minnesota, Support Rhode Island Fee Increase

NDA and QDMA Applaud Deparment of Interior’s Expansion of Fishing and Hunting Opportunities

INDIANA, Pa. – (August 25, 2020) —The recent announcement by Department of the Interior Secretary David Bernhardt is being celebrated by the National Deer Alliance (NDA) and the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA). Now in place is a final rule establishing and expanding hunting and fishing opportunities across more than 2.3 million acres at 147 national wildlife refuges and national… Continue reading NDA and QDMA Applaud Deparment of Interior’s Expansion of Fishing and Hunting Opportunities

Use onX Hunt’s CWD Map Layer to Fight the Spread of This Deadly Disease

ATHENS, GA (August 21, 2020) – Traveling out of state to hunt this fall? Do you know if you’ll be hunting in a chronic wasting disease (CWD) zone? You can easily find out using the free CWD map layer in the onX Hunt App, the leader in mobile mapping technology for outdoor adventures. The Quality Deer Management… Continue reading Use onX Hunt’s CWD Map Layer to Fight the Spread of This Deadly Disease

QDMA and NDA to Become a Unified Deer Organization

ATHENS, GA (July 6, 2020) – Seizing an opportunity to work more effectively for deer during a challenging period in wildlife conservation, the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) and the National Deer Alliance (NDA) today reveal a joint venture that unifies their two organizations into what will soon become a new super-group in deer conservation. The… Continue reading QDMA and NDA to Become a Unified Deer Organization

Federal Ammunition and the Quality Deer Management Association Launch a Dedicated Partnership

ANOKA, Minnesota – May 8, 2020 – Federal Ammunition is proud to announce a strong promotional partnership with the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA). The arrangement includes key representation at QDMA’s national Field to Fork events slated for Georgia in October and Texas planned for December 2020. “We are excited to have Federal as a Field… Continue reading Federal Ammunition and the Quality Deer Management Association Launch a Dedicated Partnership

Erik Schnelle Named QDMA Volunteer of the Year

ATHENS, GA (April 21, 2020) – The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is pleased to announce that Erik Schnelle of Michigan has been named the 2019 QDMA Volunteer of the Year. “It’s hard to think of a volunteer who has put in more time, energy and passion to help further QDMA’s mission than Erik Schnelle,” said Josh… Continue reading Erik Schnelle Named QDMA Volunteer of the Year