Emergency Conservation payments in New Mexico totaled $7.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in New Mexico Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
Pct of
1Eddy County, New Mexico$1,228,65117.6%17.6%
2Chaves County, New Mexico$1,174,85416.9%34.5%
3Socorro County, New Mexico$784,67611.3%45.8%
4Lincoln County, New Mexico$756,48410.9%56.6%
5McKinley County, New Mexico$574,0478.2%64.9%
6San Juan County, New Mexico$364,9315.2%70.1%
7Sierra County, New Mexico$349,7495.0%75.1%
8Sandoval County, New Mexico$269,1843.9%79.0%
9Valencia County, New Mexico$240,1683.4%82.5%
10Dona Ana County, New Mexico$202,9272.9%85.4%
11Lea County, New Mexico$158,9402.3%87.6%
12Rio Arriba County, New Mexico$130,5231.9%89.5%
13Luna County, New Mexico$97,8621.4%90.9%
14San Miguel County, New Mexico$94,6551.4%92.3%
15Union County, New Mexico$78,2221.1%93.4%
16Mora County, New Mexico$72,3401.0%94.4%
17Torrance County, New Mexico$64,4390.9%95.4%
18Otero County, New Mexico$51,0860.7%96.1%
19Catron County, New Mexico$35,6090.5%96.6%
20Santa Fe County, New Mexico$34,1460.5%97.1%
21Colfax County, New Mexico$33,7830.5%97.6%
22Bernalillo County, New Mexico$33,6000.5%98.1%
23Cibola County, New Mexico$28,5140.4%98.5%
24Guadalupe County, New Mexico$27,4830.4%98.9%
25Hidalgo County, New Mexico$20,8580.3%99.2%
26DeBaca County, New Mexico$17,5470.3%99.4%
27Taos County, New Mexico$14,1510.2%99.6%
28Harding County, New Mexico$13,4460.2%99.8%
29Quay County, New Mexico$5,6600.1%99.9%
30Roosevelt County, New Mexico$4,1170.1%100.0%
31Curry County, New Mexico$2,3720.0%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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