Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Kansas, 2009

CRP PracticeAcres, 2009
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established1,577,323
Establishment of permanent native grasses913,730
Rare and Declining Habitat475,584
Habitat for upland birds32,418
Filter strips31,551
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes24,053
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement11,967
Grass waterways, non-easement9,430
Wildlife food plot5,018
Wetland Restoration4,651
Riparian buffer4,055
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces2,892
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*2,400
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain2,061
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement1,753
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement1,641
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established1,594
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland1,334
Grass waterways1,320
Shallow water areas for wildlife1,106
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement911
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer795
Permanent wildlife habitat670
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement654
Cross Wind Trap Strips623
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement540
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)363
Hardwood tree planting319
Field windbreak establishment241
Vegetative filter strips215
Bottomland timber established on wetland195
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement177
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover144
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Buffers138
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement121
Tree planting112
Shelterbelt establishment86
Alley cropping82
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer78
Diversions60
Vegetative filter strips (grass)57
Living snow fences, non-easement54
Duck Nesting Habitat31
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Wetlands24
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity15
Alternate perennial13
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New13
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - Existing12
Living snow fence11
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - New8
Expired hardwood tree planting5
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - Existing3
Marginal wetland buffer2
Vegetative filter strips (trees)2
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Trees2

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

 

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