Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in South Dakota, 2014

CRP PracticeAcres, 2014
Duck Nesting Habitat123,262
Wetland Restoration115,354
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established101,833
Establishment of permanent native grasses90,581
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*82,938
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain78,607
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer62,363
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement60,008
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes57,429
Farmable Wetland Pilot Wetland25,750
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement24,609
Marginal wetland buffer23,899
Rare and Declining Habitat18,498
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement14,537
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement10,502
Filter strips9,197
Riparian buffer5,711
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer5,043
Wildlife food plot5,002
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement3,809
FWP Flooded Prairie Wetland3,101
Habitat for upland birds1,555
Grass waterways, non-easement1,368
Pollinator Habitat1,050
Permanent wildlife habitat895
Living snow fences, non-easement603
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Wetlands559
Field windbreak establishment501
Shelterbelt establishment402
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity385
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Buffers361
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established213
Cross Wind Trap Strips121
Tree planting112
Grass waterways99
Shallow water areas for wildlife63
Longleaf Pine Initiative51
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement40
Hardwood tree planting38
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New22
Living snow fence17
Alternate perennial15
Vegetative filter strips5
Diversions5
Erosion control structure1
Expired hardwood tree planting1
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)1

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

 

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