Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) Acreage in Texas, 2013

CRP PracticeAcres, 2013
Establishment of permanent native grasses1,858,073
Vegetative cover, such as grass, that was already established1,026,312
Establishment of permanent introduced grasses and legumes208,284
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Grass--*73,943
Riparian buffer31,731
Permanent wildlife habitat, non-easement23,544
Pollinator Habitat7,887
Vegetative cover, such as trees, that were already established7,036
Wetland Restoration6,407
Habitat for upland birds4,624
Tree planting3,487
Permanent wildlife habitat3,227
Wildlife food plot2,737
Emergency Forestry - Mixed Trees - Existing2,716
Grass waterways, non-easement2,291
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - New2,127
Marginal pastureland wildlife habitat buffer2,094
Emergency Forestry - Bottomland Hardwood - Existing2,014
Filter strips1,390
Emergency Forestry - Softwood - Existing529
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - New397
Expired hardwood tree planting337
Wetland restoration, non-flood plain337
Establishment of permanent vegetation to reduce salinity, non-easement311
Grass waterways160
Shallow water areas for wildlife137
Alternate perennial99
Establishment of permanent salt tolerant vegetative cover, non-easement95
Emergency Forestry - Upland Hardwood - Existing90
Emergency Forestry - Upland Hardwood - New80
Bottomland timber established on wetland45
Emergency Forestry - Longleaf Pine - Existing43
Emergency Forestry - Bottomland Hardwood - New36
State Acres for Wildlife Enhancement - Buffers34
Field windbreak establishment, non-easement31
Establishment of permanent vegetative cover (contour grass strips), non-easement27
Marginal pastureland (Contour Grass Strips) on Terraces20
Field windbreak establishment13
Hardwood tree planting10
Erosion control structure7
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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