Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) in Washington

WHIP payments by practice class in Washington

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

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WHIP payments by practice suite in Washington

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WHIP payments by contract size in Washington, 2004-2015

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Most commonly used enhancement practices for WHIP contracts in Washington


WHIP impacts on resource concerns in Washington, 2004-2015

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WHIP payments by county in Washington, 2004-2015

RankCountyPayments
1Okanogan County, Washington$1,128,777
2Thurston County, Washington$1,104,412
3Asotin County, Washington$307,419
4Ferry County, Washington$247,270
5Whatcom County, Washington$243,675
6Douglas County, Washington$197,590
7Grays Harbor County, Washington$195,605
8Island County, Washington$182,728
9Mason County, Washington$162,511
10Kitsap County, Washington$133,749
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USDA Census of Agriculture Data for Washington, 2012

Land in Washington, 2012

Land typeAcres
Number of Farms:37,249
Total Acres in Farms:14,748,107
Cropland Acres:7,526,742
Permanent pasture and rangeland:4,518,550
Woodland Acres:2,139,141
Farmsteads, homes, buildings, facilities, ponds, roads, wasteland, etc. Acres:563,674

Livestock in Washington, 2012

LivestockNumber of Animals
Broilers and other meat-type chickens sold28,252,490
Layers inventory 7,236,128
Cattle and calves inventory1,162,792
Sheep and lambs inventory44,863
Hogs and pigs inventory19,861

Crops in Washington, 2012

 

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