Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in Louisiana totaled $2.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Louisiana Receiving Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP)
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Louisiana NRCS$1,125,46555.3%55.3%
2Beauregard Parish, Louisiana$144,0187.1%62.4%
3Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana$83,8504.1%66.5%
4Avoyelles Parish, Louisiana$82,9444.1%70.6%
5Union Parish, Louisiana$58,0192.9%73.4%
6Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana$55,0782.7%76.1%
7Bossier Parish, Louisiana$51,2192.5%78.6%
8Winn Parish, Louisiana$37,5111.8%80.5%
9Franklin Parish, Louisiana$37,1871.8%82.3%
10Vernon Parish, Louisiana$35,8981.8%84.1%
11Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana$31,5101.5%85.6%
12Caldwell Parish, Louisiana$30,1341.5%87.1%
13Webster Parish, Louisiana$21,7801.1%88.2%
14Washington Parish, Louisiana$20,9281.0%89.2%
15Sabine Parish, Louisiana$20,6661.0%90.2%
16Cameron Parish, Louisiana$19,7721.0%91.2%
17East Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$15,9640.8%92.0%
18Grant Parish, Louisiana$15,9600.8%92.7%
19Rapides Parish, Louisiana$15,7340.8%93.5%
20Lincoln Parish, Louisiana$13,5430.7%94.2%
21De Soto Parish, Louisiana$13,2070.6%94.8%
22Saint Helena Parish, Louisiana$11,8770.6%95.4%
23Vermilion Parish, Louisiana$11,1640.5%96.0%
24East Carroll Parish, Louisiana$10,2450.5%96.5%
25Pointe Coupee Parish, Louisiana$9,3900.5%96.9%
26Red River Parish, Louisiana$9,3860.5%97.4%
27Jackson Parish, Louisiana$8,6530.4%97.8%
28West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana$7,8900.4%98.2%
29Claiborne Parish, Louisiana$7,7290.4%98.6%
30Saint Landry Parish, Louisiana$5,7760.3%98.9%
31Saint Tammany Parish, Louisiana$5,5950.3%99.1%
32Morehouse Parish, Louisiana$5,3060.3%99.4%
33Bienville Parish, Louisiana$4,1420.2%99.6%
34Iberville Parish, Louisiana$2,8620.1%99.7%
35Allen Parish, Louisiana$2,6870.1%99.9%
36La Salle Parish, Louisiana$1,5720.1%100.0%
37Caddo Parish, Louisiana$3600.0%100.0%
38Ouachita Parish, Louisiana$2390.0%100.0%
39Evangeline Parish, Louisiana$2030.0%100.0%
40Saint Martin Parish, Louisiana$1170.0%100.0%

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.

 

Farm Subsidies Education

AgMag