Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) in New Hampshire

WHIP payments by practice class in New Hampshire

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

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WHIP payments by practice suite in New Hampshire

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WHIP payments by contract size in New Hampshire, 2004-2015

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for WHIP contracts in New Hampshire

WHIP impacts on resource concerns in New Hampshire, 2004-2015

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WHIP payments by county in New Hampshire, 2004-2015

1Strafford County, New Hampshire$2,146,115
2Rockingham County, New Hampshire$1,569,403
3Carroll County, New Hampshire$1,389,459
4Grafton County, New Hampshire$985,830
5Coos County, New Hampshire$664,525
6Merrimack County, New Hampshire$606,052
7Hillsborough County, New Hampshire$431,839
8Sullivan County, New Hampshire$365,166
9Belknap County, New Hampshire$288,013
10Cheshire County, New Hampshire$218,407


USDA Census of Agriculture Data for New Hampshire, 2012

Land in New Hampshire, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:4,391
Total Acres in Farms:474,065
Cropland Acres:98,268
Permanent pasture and rangeland:31,141
Woodland Acres:304,801
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:39,855

Livestock in New Hampshire, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Layers inventory 221,446
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold102,340
Cattle and calves inventory33,392
Sheep and lambs inventory8,079
Hogs and pigs inventory3,287

Crops in New Hampshire, 2012


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