Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Texas, 2014

CRP PracticeAcres, 2014
Establishment of permanent native grasses1,924,346
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established858,209
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes220,505
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*74,828
Riparian buffer30,284
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement19,904
Pollinator Habitat10,651
Wetland Restoration5,822
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established5,773
Habitat for upland birds4,626
Wildlife food plot3,110
Tree planting3,027
Emergency Forestry - Mixed Trees - Existing2,716
Permanent wildlife habitat2,702
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New2,192
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer2,132
Emergency Forestry - Bottomland Hardwood - Existing2,014
Grass waterways, non-easement1,876
Filter strips1,394
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain491
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - Existing469
Expired hardwood tree planting337
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - New333
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement311
Grass waterways158
Shallow water areas for wildlife109
Emergency Forestry - Upland Hardwood - Existing99
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement95
Alternate perennial84
Emergency Forestry - Upland Hardwood - New80
Bottomland timber established on wetland45
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces44
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - Existing43
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement37
Emergency Forestry - Bottomland Hardwood - New36
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Buffers34
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement31
FWP Flooded Prairie Wetland19
Hardwood tree planting10
Field windbreak establishment8
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)6
Sediment Retention Control Structure: MI CREP6
Shelterbelt establishment, non-easement3
Marginal wetland buffer2

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

 

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