Emergency Conservation payments in the United States totaled $93.2 million in 2018

Counties in the United States Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 2018

Rank County Emergency Conservation
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Clark County, Kansas$4,502,3134.8%4.8%
2Sumter County, Florida$2,158,0362.3%7.1%
3Harper County, Oklahoma$2,046,6802.2%9.3%
4Hawaii County, Hawaii$1,947,7332.1%11.4%
5Sampson County, North Carolina$1,910,5632.1%13.5%
6Beaver County, Oklahoma$1,756,3471.9%15.4%
7Custer County, Montana$1,690,0071.8%17.2%
8Peach County, Georgia$1,668,0891.8%19.0%
9Volusia County, Florida$1,575,0181.7%20.7%
10Van Zandt County, Texas$1,484,9261.6%22.3%
11Garfield County, Montana$1,432,9511.5%23.8%
12Okanogan County, Washington$1,383,4171.5%25.3%
13Polk County, Florida$1,273,2991.4%26.7%
14Meade County, South Dakota$1,254,3031.3%28.0%
15Lawrence County, Arkansas$1,207,5201.3%29.3%
16Worth County, Georgia$1,148,8901.2%30.5%
17Dewey County, Oklahoma$1,051,7411.1%31.7%
18Hill County, Texas$1,017,9331.1%32.8%
19Dawson County, Montana$948,5621.0%33.8%
20Duplin County, North Carolina$861,1940.9%34.7%
21Randolph County, Arkansas$837,5490.9%35.6%
22Barber County, Kansas$818,1600.9%36.5%
23Mitchell County, Georgia$747,2600.8%37.3%
24Perkins County, South Dakota$744,2440.8%38.1%
25Howell County, Missouri$726,3510.8%38.9%
26Pennington County, South Dakota$724,1650.8%39.6%
27McCurtain County, Oklahoma$723,4340.8%40.4%
28Dougherty County, Georgia$709,4450.8%41.2%
29Victoria County, Texas$707,5640.8%41.9%
30Jackson County, Arkansas$701,0010.8%42.7%
31Blaine County, Montana$622,1670.7%43.3%
32Macon County, Georgia$608,8960.7%44.0%
33Woodward County, Oklahoma$597,5210.6%44.6%
34Sonoma County, California$579,7910.6%45.3%
35Mariposa County, California$565,8270.6%45.9%
36$561,2370.6%46.5%
37Hemphill County, Texas$542,4450.6%47.1%
38Choctaw County, Oklahoma$535,6820.6%47.6%
39Idaho County, Idaho$533,6290.6%48.2%
40McCone County, Montana$501,1370.5%48.7%
41Highlands County, Florida$493,5740.5%49.3%
42Lake County, Florida$491,5190.5%49.8%
43Ozark County, Missouri$488,4410.5%50.3%
44Citrus County, Florida$487,3420.5%50.8%
45Pasco County, Florida$486,3280.5%51.4%
46Wayne County, North Carolina$479,2160.5%51.9%
47Carson County, Texas$451,2310.5%52.4%
48Valley County, Montana$447,9300.5%52.8%
49Hillsborough County, Florida$443,7210.5%53.3%
50Richland County, Montana$438,3110.5%53.8%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.

 

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