Conservation payments in New York totaled $206 million from 1995-2017.

Counties in New York Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1New York NRCS$53,685,58926.1%26.1%
2Delaware County, New York$13,510,8626.6%32.6%
3Orange County, New York$11,154,1665.4%38.0%
4Chenango County, New York$10,549,3575.1%43.2%
5Livingston County, New York$7,475,9243.6%46.8%
6Steuben County, New York$6,657,9023.2%50.0%
7Cortland County, New York$5,726,1252.8%52.8%
8Cayuga County, New York$5,410,2672.6%55.4%
9Saint Lawrence County, New York$5,225,6782.5%58.0%
10Broome County, New York$4,944,5532.4%60.4%
11Jefferson County, New York$4,771,2242.3%62.7%
12Cattaraugus County, New York$4,466,8602.2%64.8%
13Tioga County, New York$3,521,0431.7%66.6%
14Oneida County, New York$3,506,2811.7%68.3%
15Onondaga County, New York$3,427,7201.7%69.9%
16Clinton County, New York$3,316,1871.6%71.5%
17Allegany County, New York$3,294,9261.6%73.1%
18Ontario County, New York$3,102,9621.5%74.6%
19Madison County, New York$2,831,2941.4%76.0%
20Wyoming County, New York$2,640,9541.3%77.3%
21Erie County, New York$2,606,6471.3%78.6%
22Wayne County, New York$2,603,8461.3%79.8%
23Franklin County, New York$2,584,9621.3%81.1%
24Herkimer County, New York$2,541,5511.2%82.3%
25Otsego County, New York$2,531,2721.2%83.5%
26Chautauqua County, New York$2,458,6921.2%84.7%
27Schoharie County, New York$2,314,5001.1%85.9%
28Yates County, New York$2,244,9391.1%86.9%
29Orleans County, New York$2,139,5691.0%88.0%
30Genesee County, New York$2,122,8551.0%89.0%
31Tompkins County, New York$2,037,6641.0%90.0%
32Montgomery County, New York$1,817,8040.9%90.9%
33Chemung County, New York$1,701,5370.8%91.7%
34Rensselaer County, New York$1,503,6530.7%92.4%
35Columbia County, New York$1,449,6820.7%93.1%
36Lewis County, New York$1,433,5420.7%93.8%
37Greene County, New York$1,334,2320.6%94.5%
38Albany County, New York$1,178,7100.6%95.1%
39Monroe County, New York$1,094,8750.5%95.6%
40Washington County, New York$1,027,4780.5%96.1%
41Sullivan County, New York$1,025,8160.5%96.6%
42Schuyler County, New York$972,6020.5%97.1%
43Niagara County, New York$914,6810.4%97.5%
44Oswego County, New York$883,8040.4%97.9%
45Ulster County, New York$857,5900.4%98.4%
46Saratoga County, New York$693,2630.3%98.7%
47Essex County, New York$672,1850.3%99.0%
48Seneca County, New York$562,9770.3%99.3%
49Suffolk County, New York$538,8960.3%99.5%
50Dutchess County, New York$522,6710.3%99.8%
51Fulton County, New York$201,5710.1%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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