Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Kansas, 2012

CRP PracticeAcres, 2012
Establishment of permanent native grasses772,629
Rare and Declining Habitat711,580
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established638,770
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement229,023
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*49,015
Habitat for upland birds40,527
Filter strips32,066
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes13,284
Grass waterways, non-easement9,936
Wetland Restoration6,282
Riparian buffer4,031
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain3,186
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces3,122
Wildlife food plot3,079
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement1,936
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer1,348
Shallow water areas for wildlife1,107
Permanent wildlife habitat959
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement905
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland898
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement845
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement814
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established549
Hardwood tree planting491
Pollinator Habitat476
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)447
Grass waterways431
Cross Wind Trap Strips351
Sediment Retention Control Structure: MI CREP306
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Buffers276
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement275
Tree planting272
Bottomland timber established on wetland231
Alternate perennial213
FWP Aquaculture Wetland Restoration200
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Longleaf Pine167
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer163
Field windbreak establishment121
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)106
Marginal wetland buffer60
Shelterbelt establishment51
Living snow fences, non-easement43
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement38
Expired hardwood tree planting32
Living snow fence27
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - New19
Vegetative filter strips18
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New17
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover17
Flood Control System8
Duck Nesting Habitat7
Diversions4
FWP Constructed Wetland3
Vegetative filter strips (grass)2
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Trees1
Erosion control structure0

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

 

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