Misc. Conservation Payments in Louisiana totaled $554,443 from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Misc. Conservation Payments payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Misc. Conservation Payments|
|1||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$244,323||44.1%||44.1%|
|2||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$114,201||20.6%||64.7%|
|3||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$60,244||10.9%||75.5%|
|4||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$28,164||5.1%||80.6%|
|5||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$17,259||3.1%||83.7%|
|6||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$10,381||1.9%||85.6%|
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 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.