Conservation payments in Montana totaled $34.9 million in 2018

Counties in Montana Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 2018

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
2018
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Chouteau County, Montana$3,203,0399.2%9.2%
2Daniels County, Montana$2,929,9768.4%17.6%
3Hill County, Montana$2,672,6797.7%25.2%
4Teton County, Montana$1,991,3005.7%30.9%
5McCone County, Montana$1,874,7465.4%36.3%
6Toole County, Montana$1,846,5955.3%41.6%
7Sheridan County, Montana$1,661,8244.8%46.4%
8Phillips County, Montana$1,584,5704.5%50.9%
9Richland County, Montana$1,358,1403.9%54.8%
10Valley County, Montana$1,283,8733.7%58.5%
11Roosevelt County, Montana$1,201,6943.4%61.9%
12Liberty County, Montana$1,176,8633.4%65.3%
13Dawson County, Montana$1,154,5803.3%68.6%
14Pondera County, Montana$1,070,0683.1%71.7%
15Blaine County, Montana$1,061,5183.0%74.7%
16Cascade County, Montana$1,051,4533.0%77.7%
17Yellowstone County, Montana$819,0212.3%80.1%
18Glacier County, Montana$699,5532.0%82.1%
19Wheatland County, Montana$691,0372.0%84.1%
20Golden Valley County, Montana$679,8801.9%86.0%
21Rosebud County, Montana$642,6551.8%87.8%
22Stillwater County, Montana$573,4891.6%89.5%
23Musselshell County, Montana$551,4301.6%91.1%
24Fergus County, Montana$520,9121.5%92.6%
25Garfield County, Montana$415,9101.2%93.8%
26Broadwater County, Montana$350,7841.0%94.8%
27Fallon County, Montana$291,1510.8%95.6%
28Big Horn County, Montana$257,4620.7%96.3%
29Prairie County, Montana$235,6140.7%97.0%
30Park County, Montana$177,0590.5%97.5%
31Carter County, Montana$155,5560.4%98.0%
32Madison County, Montana$124,3710.4%98.3%
33Judith Basin County, Montana$119,3200.3%98.7%
34Wibaux County, Montana$98,0630.3%98.9%
35Carbon County, Montana$75,6240.2%99.2%
36Jefferson County, Montana$72,1150.2%99.4%
37Lewis and Clark County, Montana$67,6570.2%99.6%
38Gallatin County, Montana$49,6790.1%99.7%
39Petroleum County, Montana$33,4360.1%99.8%
40Sweet Grass County, Montana$19,0550.1%99.8%
41Sanders County, Montana$17,0320.0%99.9%
42Meagher County, Montana$14,2120.0%99.9%
43Powder River County, Montana$8,6860.0%100.0%
44Flathead County, Montana$4,4990.0%100.0%
45Lake County, Montana$4,0310.0%100.0%
46Beaverhead County, Montana$3,0900.0%100.0%
47Ravalli County, Montana$8800.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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