Conservation payments in Louisiana totaled $560 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
Pct of
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$388,415,99369.4%69.4%
24th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$50,338,0639.0%78.4%
33rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$22,679,4394.1%82.5%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$9,598,0331.7%84.2%
51st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$6,065,8191.1%85.3%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$1,860,8720.3%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.


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