Conservation payments in Louisiana totaled $509 million from 1995-2017.

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2017

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$341,178,85867.0%67.0%
24th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$47,924,2179.4%76.4%
33rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$22,400,7614.4%80.8%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$9,510,4711.9%82.7%
51st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$6,045,5451.2%83.9%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$1,864,1140.4%84.2%

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.

 

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