Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Minnesota, 2010

CRP PracticeAcres, 2010
Wetland Restoration307,449
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes228,594
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established213,044
Filter strips158,827
Permanent wildlife habitat136,892
Rare and Declining Habitat136,479
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement134,777
Establishment of permanent native grasses106,125
Riparian buffer47,477
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer28,679
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established15,584
Hardwood tree planting15,272
Tree planting15,132
Grass waterways, non-easement14,238
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland13,385
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*11,310
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain10,715
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement9,321
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement6,617
Wildlife food plot4,893
Field windbreak establishment3,309
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement3,139
Marginal wetland buffer2,950
Duck Nesting Habitat2,888
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity2,277
Living snow fences, non-easement1,909
Living snow fence1,814
Grass waterways1,512
Shelterbelt establishment1,405
Vegetative filter strips (grass)1,330
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement1,008
Bottomland timber established on wetland984
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer853
Shallow water areas for wildlife735
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover565
Expired hardwood tree planting422
Habitat for upland birds392
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)249
Vegetative filter strips220
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement183
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement156
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - New120
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Buffers83
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)60
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces49
Vegetative filter strip (trees), non-easement42
Vegetative filter strips (grass), non-easement39
Cross Wind Trap Strips25
Flood Control System20
Diversions9
Erosion control structure5
Vegetative filter strips (trees)5
Alternate perennial1
Longleaf Pine Initiative1
Alley cropping1

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

 

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