Conservation payments in Louisiana totaled $25.0 million in 2019
Congressional Districts in Louisiana Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2019
|Rank||District||Subtotal, Conservation Programs|
|1||5th District of Louisiana (Rep. Ralph Abraham)||$23,261,776||92.9%||92.9%|
|2||4th District of Louisiana (Rep. Mike Johnson)||$1,165,869||4.7%||97.5%|
|3||3rd District of Louisiana (Rep. Clay Higgins)||$124,415||0.5%||98.0%|
|4||6th District of Louisiana (Rep. Garrett Graves)||$41,193||0.2%||98.2%|
|5||1st District of Louisiana (Rep. Steve Scalise)||$7,401||0.0%||98.2%|
|6||2nd District of Louisiana (Rep. Cedric Richmond)||$59||0.0%||98.2%|
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.
‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.