Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Kansas, 2006

CRP PracticeAcres, 2006
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established1,668,939
Establishment of permanent native grasses924,099
Rare and Declining Habitat345,973
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes35,392
Filter strips28,471
Habitat for upland birds23,409
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement12,243
Grass waterways, non-easement7,685
Riparian buffer4,550
Wetland Restoration3,657
Wildlife food plot3,592
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement2,891
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces2,163
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established1,752
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement1,741
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement1,633
Grass waterways1,343
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain1,232
Shallow water areas for wildlife1,068
Permanent wildlife habitat926
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement592
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement542
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement531
Cross Wind Trap Strips459
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement426
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)399
Vegetative filter strips385
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer371
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland344
Hardwood tree planting279
Field windbreak establishment194
Tree planting172
Vegetative filter strips (grass)79
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer71
Living snow fences, non-easement67
Shelterbelt establishment62
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity58
Bottomland timber established on wetland49
Permanent Wildlife Habitat41
Bottomland timber that was established on wetlands28
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover18
Vegetative filter strip (trees), non-easement15
Erosion control structure11
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)11
Living snow fence5
Marginal wetland buffer2
Diversions1

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

 

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