Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Kansas, 2011

CRP PracticeAcres, 2011
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established963,817
Establishment of permanent native grasses780,049
Rare and Declining Habitat671,028
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement166,339
Habitat for upland birds39,806
Filter strips32,053
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*28,028
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes15,205
Grass waterways, non-easement9,952
Wetland Restoration5,864
Riparian buffer3,862
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces3,281
Wildlife food plot3,229
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain2,527
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement1,931
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established1,533
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer1,394
Shallow water areas for wildlife1,117
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement1,027
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland851
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement845
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement813
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)643
Grass waterways557
Hardwood tree planting449
Tree planting398
Cross Wind Trap Strips332
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Buffers323
Permanent wildlife habitat250
Bottomland timber established on wetland225
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement219
Alternate perennial219
FWP Aquaculture Wetland Restoration210
Sediment Retention Control Structure: MI CREP182
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer175
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Longleaf Pine157
Vegetative filter strips138
Field windbreak establishment122
Shelterbelt establishment66
Marginal wetland buffer52
Pollinator Habitat46
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement38
Flood Control System38
Expired hardwood tree planting34
Living snow fences, non-easement33
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)28
Living snow fence27
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - New19
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover17
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - Existing16
Alley cropping15
Erosion control structure8
FWP Flooded Prairie Wetland5
Diversions4
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New2
FWP Constructed Wetland2
Duck Nesting Habitat1
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement1

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

 

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