Conservation payments in Arizona totaled $105 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Arizona Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
Pct of
1Arizona NRCS$55,705,64553.2%53.2%
2Cochise County, Arizona$10,744,96210.3%63.5%
3Pinal County, Arizona$6,560,5646.3%69.8%
4Maricopa County, Arizona$5,268,9385.0%74.8%
5Graham County, Arizona$4,490,1904.3%79.1%
6Navajo County, Arizona$3,413,7023.3%82.3%
7Yuma County, Arizona$3,029,2132.9%85.2%
8Gila County, Arizona$2,654,8262.5%87.8%
9Mohave County, Arizona$2,468,8882.4%90.1%
10Yavapai County, Arizona$2,464,7042.4%92.5%
11Apache County, Arizona$2,154,2692.1%94.5%
12Coconino County, Arizona$2,045,9212.0%96.5%
13Pima County, Arizona$1,786,4811.7%98.2%
14Greenlee County, Arizona$839,2960.8%99.0%
15Santa Cruz County, Arizona$582,7830.6%99.6%
16La Paz County, Arizona$455,5690.4%100.0%

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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