Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Kansas, 2008

CRP PracticeAcres, 2008
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established1,590,110
Establishment of permanent native grasses937,768
Rare and Declining Habitat475,579
Habitat for upland birds31,860
Filter strips31,105
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes26,147
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement11,778
Grass waterways, non-easement8,989
Wildlife food plot4,810
Wetland Restoration4,299
Riparian buffer4,195
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces2,812
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement2,119
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement1,777
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain1,741
Grass waterways1,395
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established1,364
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland1,300
Shallow water areas for wildlife1,093
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement936
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement863
Cross Wind Trap Strips722
Permanent wildlife habitat721
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer635
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement519
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*439
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)397
Hardwood tree planting320
Field windbreak establishment281
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement258
Vegetative filter strips256
Bottomland timber established on wetland130
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement125
Tree planting111
Shelterbelt establishment87
Alley cropping82
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Buffers79
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer78
Vegetative filter strips (grass)73
Living snow fences, non-easement62
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity51
Bottomland timber that was established on wetlands27
Duck Nesting Habitat24
Alternate perennial13
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New13
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover12
Living snow fence11
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Wetlands6
Marginal wetland buffer2
Vegetative filter strips (trees)2
Diversions1
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Trees1

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

 

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