Conservation payments in New York totaled $202 million from 1995-2016.

Counties in New York Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2016

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1New York NRCS$53,685,58926.5%26.5%
2Delaware County, New York$12,661,8006.3%32.8%
3Orange County, New York$10,589,7605.2%38.0%
4Chenango County, New York$10,165,2625.0%43.1%
5Livingston County, New York$7,347,8123.6%46.7%
6Steuben County, New York$6,513,8823.2%49.9%
7Cortland County, New York$5,544,9622.7%52.6%
8Cayuga County, New York$5,350,2772.6%55.3%
9Saint Lawrence County, New York$5,175,4062.6%57.8%
10Broome County, New York$4,739,4332.3%60.2%
11Jefferson County, New York$4,688,2422.3%62.5%
12Cattaraugus County, New York$4,385,1312.2%64.7%
13Tioga County, New York$3,452,0941.7%66.4%
14Oneida County, New York$3,438,7311.7%68.1%
15Onondaga County, New York$3,367,0341.7%69.7%
16Clinton County, New York$3,315,3351.6%71.4%
17Allegany County, New York$3,190,5711.6%73.0%
18Ontario County, New York$3,008,2731.5%74.4%
19Madison County, New York$2,806,0001.4%75.8%
20Wyoming County, New York$2,602,3361.3%77.1%
21Erie County, New York$2,590,4231.3%78.4%
22Wayne County, New York$2,581,5131.3%79.7%
23Herkimer County, New York$2,574,5791.3%80.9%
24Franklin County, New York$2,541,8381.3%82.2%
25Otsego County, New York$2,469,5881.2%83.4%
26Chautauqua County, New York$2,424,5521.2%84.6%
27Schoharie County, New York$2,279,3611.1%85.7%
28Yates County, New York$2,246,7061.1%86.9%
29Orleans County, New York$2,122,8691.0%87.9%
30Genesee County, New York$2,082,6781.0%88.9%
31Tompkins County, New York$2,001,2691.0%89.9%
32Montgomery County, New York$1,752,2310.9%90.8%
33Chemung County, New York$1,672,0170.8%91.6%
34Rensselaer County, New York$1,493,2290.7%92.4%
35Columbia County, New York$1,440,7490.7%93.1%
36Lewis County, New York$1,430,2910.7%93.8%
37Greene County, New York$1,316,4760.7%94.4%
38Albany County, New York$1,159,1800.6%95.0%
39Monroe County, New York$1,070,3600.5%95.5%
40Sullivan County, New York$1,054,5470.5%96.0%
41Washington County, New York$1,015,4640.5%96.6%
42Schuyler County, New York$966,4780.5%97.0%
43Niagara County, New York$907,5690.4%97.5%
44Oswego County, New York$882,5960.4%97.9%
45Ulster County, New York$855,9240.4%98.3%
46Saratoga County, New York$690,2090.3%98.7%
47Essex County, New York$634,8990.3%99.0%
48Seneca County, New York$559,3900.3%99.3%
49Suffolk County, New York$553,9030.3%99.5%
50Dutchess County, New York$521,8430.3%99.8%
51Fulton County, New York$200,1720.1%99.9%
52Schenectady County, New York$143,3400.1%100.0%
53Warren County, New York$27,0950.0%100.0%
54Westchester County, New York$11,7060.0%100.0%
55Putnam County, New York$7,5190.0%100.0%
56Rockland County, New York$5,6250.0%100.0%
57Hamilton County, New York$2,9400.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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