Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in Nebraska totaled $1.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP)
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Nebraska NRCS$1,390,64774.8%74.8%
2Richardson County, Nebraska$50,4362.7%77.6%
3Scotts Bluff County, Nebraska$43,1142.3%79.9%
4Jefferson County, Nebraska$37,3482.0%81.9%
5Gage County, Nebraska$35,0341.9%83.8%
6Morrill County, Nebraska$28,7381.5%85.3%
7Nuckolls County, Nebraska$26,7181.4%86.8%
8Antelope County, Nebraska$20,0001.1%87.8%
9Knox County, Nebraska$19,9631.1%88.9%
10Thayer County, Nebraska$17,9201.0%89.9%
11Keith County, Nebraska$16,9590.9%90.8%
12Blaine County, Nebraska$15,9360.9%91.6%
13Howard County, Nebraska$14,5610.8%92.4%
14Seward County, Nebraska$11,8830.6%93.1%
15Pawnee County, Nebraska$11,4230.6%93.7%
16Dawson County, Nebraska$10,8960.6%94.3%
17Greeley County, Nebraska$8,3600.4%94.7%
18Furnas County, Nebraska$8,1590.4%95.2%
19Garfield County, Nebraska$7,9060.4%95.6%
20Webster County, Nebraska$7,1900.4%96.0%
21Valley County, Nebraska$7,0880.4%96.3%
22Polk County, Nebraska$7,0490.4%96.7%
23Banner County, Nebraska$5,8890.3%97.0%
24Saline County, Nebraska$5,0580.3%97.3%
25Nemaha County, Nebraska$4,5990.2%97.6%
26Adams County, Nebraska$4,0910.2%97.8%
27Garden County, Nebraska$4,0110.2%98.0%
28Hooker County, Nebraska$4,0020.2%98.2%
29Cuming County, Nebraska$3,6770.2%98.4%
30Perkins County, Nebraska$3,5770.2%98.6%
31Wheeler County, Nebraska$3,3870.2%98.8%
32Cheyenne County, Nebraska$3,3570.2%99.0%
33Frontier County, Nebraska$3,2490.2%99.1%
34Hall County, Nebraska$3,0570.2%99.3%
35Lincoln County, Nebraska$2,2850.1%99.4%
36Keya Paha County, Nebraska$1,7200.1%99.5%
37Red Willow County, Nebraska$1,6640.1%99.6%
38Custer County, Nebraska$1,5860.1%99.7%
39Saunders County, Nebraska$1,0290.1%99.8%
40Johnson County, Nebraska$7200.0%99.8%
41Clay County, Nebraska$6480.0%99.8%
42Hitchcock County, Nebraska$6000.0%99.9%
43Dundy County, Nebraska$5620.0%99.9%
44York County, Nebraska$4770.0%99.9%
45Lancaster County, Nebraska$4620.0%99.9%
46Sioux County, Nebraska$4000.0%100.0%
47Franklin County, Nebraska$3660.0%100.0%
48Dodge County, Nebraska$2000.0%100.0%
49Dakota County, Nebraska$2000.0%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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