Emergency Conservation payments in Nebraska totaled $39.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Nebraska Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Dodge County, Nebraska$2,670,7496.7%6.7%
2Washington County, Nebraska$2,392,6506.0%12.7%
3Platte County, Nebraska$1,890,1384.7%17.4%
4Burt County, Nebraska$1,801,9404.5%22.0%
5Saline County, Nebraska$1,667,4504.2%26.1%
6Dixon County, Nebraska$1,253,3153.1%29.3%
7Cuming County, Nebraska$1,102,8982.8%32.1%
8Dawes County, Nebraska$1,038,9572.6%34.7%
9Cass County, Nebraska$1,008,2922.5%37.2%
10Jefferson County, Nebraska$951,8272.4%39.6%
11Lancaster County, Nebraska$922,0412.3%41.9%
12Sheridan County, Nebraska$914,2592.3%44.2%
13Stanton County, Nebraska$895,5812.2%46.4%
14Gage County, Nebraska$856,7072.1%48.6%
15Colfax County, Nebraska$838,0542.1%50.7%
16Frontier County, Nebraska$819,3882.1%52.7%
17Douglas County, Nebraska$815,1282.0%54.8%
18Holt County, Nebraska$808,0182.0%56.8%
19Otoe County, Nebraska$805,2582.0%58.8%
20Dakota County, Nebraska$761,1411.9%60.7%
21Harlan County, Nebraska$760,6171.9%62.7%
22Thurston County, Nebraska$746,0171.9%64.5%
23Keya Paha County, Nebraska$734,6961.8%66.4%
24Franklin County, Nebraska$710,8671.8%68.2%
25Cedar County, Nebraska$685,9781.7%69.9%
26Knox County, Nebraska$675,9611.7%71.6%
27Dawson County, Nebraska$671,5771.7%73.3%
28Thayer County, Nebraska$622,0341.6%74.8%
29Antelope County, Nebraska$602,9201.5%76.3%
30Nemaha County, Nebraska$571,2271.4%77.8%
31Gosper County, Nebraska$537,6581.3%79.1%
32Nance County, Nebraska$511,7181.3%80.4%
33Saunders County, Nebraska$508,2361.3%81.7%
34Boyd County, Nebraska$492,7701.2%82.9%
35Keith County, Nebraska$418,4141.0%84.0%
36Hayes County, Nebraska$402,6541.0%85.0%
37Pierce County, Nebraska$393,4171.0%85.9%
38Richardson County, Nebraska$391,8631.0%86.9%
39Madison County, Nebraska$357,5260.9%87.8%
40Buffalo County, Nebraska$349,3600.9%88.7%
41Boone County, Nebraska$348,7600.9%89.6%
42Furnas County, Nebraska$330,2830.8%90.4%
43Howard County, Nebraska$323,1410.8%91.2%
44Valley County, Nebraska$259,6520.7%91.9%
45Perkins County, Nebraska$213,9590.5%92.4%
46Kimball County, Nebraska$211,8760.5%92.9%
47Lincoln County, Nebraska$206,1470.5%93.5%
48Cherry County, Nebraska$202,5440.5%94.0%
49Morrill County, Nebraska$170,8370.4%94.4%
50Chase County, Nebraska$162,9390.4%94.8%
51Pawnee County, Nebraska$162,1420.4%95.2%
52Hitchcock County, Nebraska$154,1780.4%95.6%
53Wheeler County, Nebraska$129,5710.3%95.9%
54Greeley County, Nebraska$123,9210.3%96.2%
55Johnson County, Nebraska$115,2310.3%96.5%
56Red Willow County, Nebraska$107,8830.3%96.8%
57Garden County, Nebraska$106,3200.3%97.1%
58McPherson County, Nebraska$103,1300.3%97.3%
59Garfield County, Nebraska$86,4700.2%97.5%
60Deuel County, Nebraska$83,0490.2%97.7%
61Hall County, Nebraska$73,9400.2%97.9%
62Sarpy County, Nebraska$73,7410.2%98.1%
63Cheyenne County, Nebraska$71,4490.2%98.3%
64Butler County, Nebraska$69,8120.2%98.5%
65Sherman County, Nebraska$68,3100.2%98.6%
66Custer County, Nebraska$62,0130.2%98.8%
67Banner County, Nebraska$52,6240.1%98.9%
68Sioux County, Nebraska$50,3000.1%99.1%
69Phelps County, Nebraska$43,7720.1%99.2%
70Loup County, Nebraska$41,9940.1%99.3%
71Webster County, Nebraska$40,2100.1%99.4%
72Rock County, Nebraska$39,7510.1%99.5%
73Box Butte County, Nebraska$38,8900.1%99.6%
74Brown County, Nebraska$37,3250.1%99.7%
75Wayne County, Nebraska$28,1810.1%99.7%
76Dundy County, Nebraska$24,3770.1%99.8%
77Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska$22,6920.1%99.8%
78Kearney County, Nebraska$22,5850.1%99.9%
79Adams County, Nebraska$18,7670.0%100.0%
80Seward County, Nebraska$9,1120.0%100.0%
81Merrick County, Nebraska$7,3170.0%100.0%
82Fillmore County, Nebraska$1,4490.0%100.0%
83Hamilton County, Nebraska$1,1750.0%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.

 

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