Conservation payments in Louisiana totaled $23.9 million in 2011

Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2011

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
2011
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
15th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)$21,545,05090.2%90.2%
24th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)$1,439,8646.0%96.2%
33rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)$168,9420.7%96.9%
46th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)$147,8990.6%97.5%
51st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)$60,6380.3%97.8%
62nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)$590.0%97.8%

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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