Conservation Reserve Program payments in Colorado totaled $1.7 billion from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Conservation Reserve Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
14th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)$1,441,033,49583.5%83.5%
23rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)$117,943,6326.8%90.3%
32nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)$16,846,8731.0%91.3%
45th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)$14,086,2150.8%92.1%
56th District of Colorado (Rep. Jason Crow)$6,523,7950.4%92.5%
67th District of Colorado (Rep. Ed Perlmutter)$2,059,0190.1%92.6%
71st District of Colorado (Rep. Diana DeGette)$1,140,6620.1%92.7%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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