Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Minnesota, 2002

CRP PracticeAcres, 2002
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes311,905
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established292,760
Wetland Restoration274,142
Permanent wildlife habitat177,322
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement175,322
Establishment of permanent native grasses136,610
Filter strips124,198
Rare and Declining Habitat41,435
Riparian buffer32,913
Tree planting21,795
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established16,970
Hardwood tree planting15,550
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer8,351
Wildlife food plot6,470
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland4,131
Vegetative filter strips3,905
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement3,882
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement3,478
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement3,476
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement3,043
Grass waterways, non-easement2,477
Field windbreak establishment2,445
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity1,555
Shelterbelt establishment1,542
Shallow water areas for wildlife1,230
Grass waterways1,012
Living snow fence993
Erosion control structure949
Living snow fences, non-easement786
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement597
Vegetative filter strip (trees), non-easement532
Bottomland timber that was established on wetlands530
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)364
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover321
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement215
Vegetative filter strips (grass)136
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces96
Cross Wind Trap Strips53
Permanent Wildlife Habitat52
Diversions41
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)28
Alley cropping8
Alternate perennial4
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement4

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