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|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$388,415,993||69.4%||69.4%|
|2||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$50,338,063||9.0%||78.4%|
|3||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$22,679,439||4.1%||82.5%|
|4||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$9,598,033||1.7%||84.2%|
|5||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$6,065,819||1.1%||85.3%|
|6||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$1,860,872||0.3%||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.