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|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$341,178,858||67.0%||67.0%|
|2||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$47,924,217||9.4%||76.4%|
|3||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$22,400,761||4.4%||80.8%|
|4||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$9,510,471||1.9%||82.7%|
|5||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$6,045,545||1.2%||83.9%|
|6||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$1,864,114||0.4%||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.