Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) in Nevada

WHIP payments by practice class in Nevada

  • Farm, Ranch & Land Management
  • Structures, Equipment & Facilities
  • Contracts

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WHIP payments by practice suite in Nevada

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WHIP payments by contract size in Nevada, 2006-2015

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for WHIP contracts in Nevada


WHIP impacts on resource concerns in Nevada, 2006-2015

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WHIP payments by county in Nevada, 2006-2015

RankCountyPayments
1White Pine County, Nevada$407,048
2Humboldt County, Nevada$174,454
3Lincoln County, Nevada$164,947
4Douglas County, Nevada$164,267
5Lyon County, Nevada$163,041
6Nye County, Nevada$133,019
7Elko County, Nevada$121,707
8Washoe County, Nevada$104,865
9Churchill County, Nevada$90,659
10Carson City, Nevada$82,113
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Nevada, 2012

Land in Nevada, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:4,137
Total Acres in Farms:5,913,761
Cropland Acres:756,852
Permanent pasture and rangeland:4,648,950
Woodland Acres:100,056
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:407,903

Livestock in Nevada, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Cattle and calves inventory420,322
Sheep and lambs inventory91,934
Layers inventory 21,209
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold0
Hogs and pigs inventory0

Crops in Nevada, 2012

 

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