Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Texas, 2010

CRP PracticeAcres, 2010
Establishment of permanent native grasses1,521,552
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established1,378,691
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes316,783
Riparian buffer30,602
Permanent wildlife habitat19,717
Wetland Restoration8,495
Tree planting4,045
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement3,900
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*3,839
Grass waterways, non-easement3,421
Wildlife food plot2,740
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established2,531
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover2,390
Habitat for upland birds2,075
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer1,610
Emergency Forestry - Bottomland Hardwood - Existing1,430
Emergency Forestry - Mixed Trees - Existing1,382
Filter strips1,339
Grass waterways1,312
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New1,237
Alley cropping1,189
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - Existing525
Bottomland timber established on wetland381
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement341
Alternate perennial314
Cross Wind Trap Strips288
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - New242
Shallow water areas for wildlife168
Emergency Forestry - Upland Hardwood - Existing165
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips)119
Vegetative filter strip (trees), non-easement84
Shelterbelt establishment83
Emergency Forestry - Upland Hardwood - New80
Permanent wildlife (corridors), non-easement76
Hardwood tree planting76
Farmable Wetland Pilot Buffer45
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - Existing43
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity42
Emergency Forestry - Bottomland Hardwood - New36
Permanent wildlife habitat (corridors)17
Field windbreak establishment12
Living snow fence7
Diversions6

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

 

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