Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Kansas, 2002

CRP PracticeAcres, 2002
Establishment of permanent native grasses1,282,078
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established1,148,540
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes159,640
Rare and Declining Habitat35,374
Filter strips16,259
Permanent wildlife habitat4,726
Wildlife food plot4,253
Riparian buffer3,564
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)2,285
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement2,185
Grass waterways, non-easement2,160
Grass waterways1,998
Tree planting1,610
Bottomland timber that was established on wetlands1,112
Wetland Restoration1,064
Vegetative filter strips978
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity959
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established712
Shallow water areas for wildlife696
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement629
Field windbreak establishment381
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces372
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement280
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement180
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement155
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement133
Shelterbelt establishment106
Alternate perennial93
Living snow fence69
Cross Wind Trap Strips35
Hardwood tree planting21
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)16
Diversions13
Erosion control structure12
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer7
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement6
Vegetative filter strip (trees), non-easement4
Alley cropping4
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland4

For more detail on who receives CRP Payments, please visit EWG's Farm Subsidy Database.

 

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