Recovering America’s Wildlife Act Takes Giant Step Forward with House Passage

On June 14th, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (RAWA, H.R. 2773) – a bipartisan once-in-a generation conservation bill investing significantly in the future of at-risk species and habitats nationwide. The National Deer Association (NDA) has been advocating for the RAWA since its introduction in the 116th Congress. Passage of …

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Josh Kuder of Florida Joins National Deer Association Board

May 17, 2022 – The National Deer Association (NDA) is pleased to welcome Josh Kuder of Florida to the Board of Directors. Kuder is an NDA Life Member, Level 1 Deer Steward and managing partner and Chief Investment Officer at Revolent Capital Solutions, a private investment enterprise based in Tampa, Florida. “I could not be …

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NDA Celebrates Senate Introduction of the CWD Research & Management Act

The National Deer Association (NDA) applauds Thursday’s introduction of the Chronic Wasting Disease Research and Management Act in the United States Senate. The bill’s introduction serves as a companion to the House of Representatives version, which passed the House in December. The NDA is proud to endorse the legislation, joining a strong group of conservation …

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NDA Calls For Pennsylvania Game Commission to Oversee Captive Deer Shooting Facilities

The National Deer Association is calling for full authority over Pennsylvania’s captive deer shooting facilities to be transferred from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) to the Pennsylvania Game Commission. On April 11, PGC announced the creation of a new chronic wasting disease management area (DMA) and the expansion of two existing DMAs. The new …

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NDA Looks for New Deer Hunters in Under-Represented Communities

The National Deer Association released a video documentary of a groundbreaking Field to Fork hunter-recruitment event held last year aimed at diversifying deer hunting, providing equitable access to underrepresented communities, and shoring up conservation funding. The video, embedded above, is now available on NDA’s YouTube channel. According to a national survey that the U.S. Fish …

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