Conservation payments in New Mexico totaled $532 million from 1995-2016.

Congressional Districts in New Mexico Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2016

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
13rd District of New Mexico (Rep. Ben Lujan)$253,339,45347.7%47.7%
22nd District of New Mexico (Rep. Steve Pearce)$126,109,31623.7%71.4%
31st District of New Mexico (Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham)$5,669,2761.1%72.4%

NOTE: Not all recipients were able to be placed into Congressional Districts so the District total may not total 100%. Nationally 96% of all program monies were designated into a Congressional District

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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