The National Deer Association is united for deer with a vision to make an impact for conservation immediately and for future generations. Our mission: ensuring the future of wild deer, wildlife habitat and hunting.

Your support funds a strategic plan designed to achieve specific outcomes that protect wild deer, hunters, and all other wildlife, including:

  • Empowering hunters to be stewards of deer and wildlife
  • Uniting hunters behind wise deer policy
  • Working to grow hunter numbers through mentorship
  • Fighting deer diseases and anything else that threatens the future of wild deer.

We are North America's leading deer organization that does meaningful work to advance quality deer populations, wildlife habitat, and hunting. Become a member of NDA today. We are United For Deer!

If you have questions about our new membership levels, be sure to check out our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Image of the benefits of an NDA Basic Membership.

Basic NDA Members receive the weekly NDA e-newsletter, local action alerts regarding deer policy matters, invitations to local NDA Branch events, and they are eligible for NDA member prize drawings throughout each year – all free.

To remain eligible for the drawings, simply ensure we have your e-mail and physical address on file, and you have opted in to receive e-mails (Opting-out of e-mails removes NDA members at all levels from prize drawing eligibility).

Sign up for your free NDA Basic Membership today at the link below!



As a Premium member, you'll receive an NDA decal, our weekly NDA e-newsletter, local action alerts regarding deer policy matters, invitations to local NDA Branch events, and be eligible for NDA Premium member prize drawings throughout each year.

You'll also receive discounts on Deer Steward courses and NDA merchandise and access to our food-plot seed program and valuable discounts offered by a number of NDA’s corporate supporters (Vortex, onX, ALPS Outdoorz, Ani-Logics, Black Rifle Coffee, Mathews, Banks Blinds, Browning, and a growing list of others).

Additionally, new NDA Premium members receive an NDA cap!

For a limited time you can join as a premium member for just $35!



As an NDA Life Member, you'll receive all the benefits of Premium members, and also be eligible to win regular Life Member prize drawings.

You’ll also receive a printed copy of NDA’s 2024 Deer Report and 2024 Annual Report.

In addition, all new NDA Life Members receive a bolt-action Howa rifle in your choice of 6.5 Creedmoor or .308 with an engraved walnut stock featuring the NDA logo and “Life Member.”