Mossy Oak – the Official Camouflage of QDMA

ATHENS, GA (October 23, 2017) – The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is proud to announce it has designated Mossy Oak® as the official camouflage of QDMA and Mossy Oak Break-Up Country® as the official camouflage pattern of QDMA. The designation is part of a broader partnership agreement that will expand on a nearly 20-year …

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QDMA Congratulates Brian Murphy on 20 Years as CEO

The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is pleased to congratulate CEO Brian Murphy on 20 years of service to the organization, which has seen QDMA grow from less than 3,000 members nationwide to 60,000. Murphy was hired as Executive Director on October 11, 1997. A wildlife biologist, Murphy had just returned from managing deer in …

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Corey Slater Joins QDMA as a Regional Director

QDMA is pleased to announce that Corey Slater has joined the organization as a Regional Director for Region 2. Slater will support QDMA Branches and volunteers in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey and eastern Ohio. “Working with an organization such as QDMA has been a lifelong dream of mine,” said Slater. “I love …

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QDMA Provides Custom Deer Steward Course for Ohio DNR

ATHENS, GA (September 28, 2017) – In September, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (DNR) became the sixth state wildlife agency to receive the Quality Deer Management Association’s (QDMA’s) Deer Steward training in a customized course for their staff. Ohio DNR set a custom agenda by choosing topics from Deer Steward levels I and II …

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QDMA’s Deer Steward Program Successful in 2017

QDMA this week wrapped up its 2017 Deer Steward Program with new offerings and locations highlighting the year. “This is the eleventh year of the Deer Steward program, and we are thrilled to be nearing 2,000 graduates who have achieved one or more levels of certification,” said Matt Ross, QDMA’s Assistant Director of Conservation. “I …

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