Emergency Conservation payments in the United States totaled $81.6 million in 2019

Counties in the United States Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 2019

Rank County Emergency Conservation
2019
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dewey County, Oklahoma$6,443,5287.9%7.9%
2Jones County, North Carolina$3,642,1034.5%12.4%
3Hawaii County, Hawaii$3,637,1164.5%16.8%
4Lake County, Florida$1,966,4612.4%19.2%
5Calhoun County, Georgia$1,780,1692.2%21.4%
6Onslow County, North Carolina$1,682,3482.1%23.5%
7Hardee County, Florida$1,666,3952.0%25.5%
8Clark County, Kansas$1,618,5922.0%27.5%
9Sumter County, Florida$1,543,4391.9%29.4%
10Polk County, Florida$1,536,6001.9%31.3%
11Armstrong County, Texas$1,496,6181.8%33.1%
12Ventura County, California$1,274,7041.6%34.7%
13Dougherty County, Georgia$1,191,4591.5%36.1%
14Wasco County, Oregon$1,184,9101.5%37.6%
15Lee County, Georgia$1,178,3381.4%39.0%
16Highlands County, Florida$1,170,0751.4%40.5%
17Pender County, North Carolina$1,107,7631.4%41.8%
18Woodward County, Oklahoma$1,084,6601.3%43.2%
19Hendry County, Florida$1,073,6491.3%44.5%
20Duplin County, North Carolina$981,7691.2%45.7%
21Wayne County, North Carolina$936,4161.1%46.8%
22Sonoma County, California$860,8691.1%47.9%
23Volusia County, Florida$860,3251.1%48.9%
24Columbus County, North Carolina$768,7900.9%49.9%
25Wilcox County, Georgia$712,1190.9%50.7%
26Pamlico County, North Carolina$695,2250.9%51.6%
27DeSoto County, Florida$684,5570.8%52.4%
28Mariposa County, California$639,7120.8%53.2%
29Dooly County, Georgia$621,3770.8%54.0%
30Crisp County, Georgia$557,8310.7%54.7%
31El Paso County, Colorado$549,4530.7%55.3%
32Hill County, Texas$543,5260.7%56.0%
33Okeechobee County, Florida$528,8210.6%56.7%
34Gilliam County, Oregon$528,7700.6%57.3%
35Beaver County, Oklahoma$500,1790.6%57.9%
36Pennington County, South Dakota$484,4400.6%58.5%
37Bladen County, North Carolina$467,0540.6%59.1%
38Palm Beach County, Florida$460,9670.6%59.6%
39Garfield County, Montana$440,4070.5%60.2%
40Okanogan County, Washington$434,3580.5%60.7%
41Colquitt County, Georgia$403,4340.5%61.2%
42Modoc County, California$402,1370.5%61.7%
43Donley County, Texas$398,3830.5%62.2%
44Randolph County, Georgia$393,8100.5%62.7%
45Lassen County, California$389,8420.5%63.2%
46Socorro County, New Mexico$386,5190.5%63.6%
47Craven County, North Carolina$383,8300.5%64.1%
48Meade County, Kansas$381,6300.5%64.6%
49Hillsborough County, Florida$379,0240.5%65.0%
50Kings County, California$370,7100.5%65.5%

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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