Conservation Reserve Program payments in West Virginia totaled $13.5 million from 1995-2016.

Counties in West Virginia Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2016

Rank County Conservation Reserve Program
1995-2016
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Hampshire County, West Virginia$4,006,45329.6%29.6%
2Grant County, West Virginia$3,233,45523.9%53.4%
3Greenbrier County, West Virginia$1,193,1738.8%62.3%
4Hardy County, West Virginia$1,147,7158.5%70.7%
5Mason County, West Virginia$584,7184.3%75.0%
6Berkeley County, West Virginia$539,6424.0%79.0%
7Pocahontas County, West Virginia$470,5753.5%82.5%
8Jefferson County, West Virginia$295,7862.2%84.7%
9Pendleton County, West Virginia$285,0942.1%86.8%
10Preston County, West Virginia$256,3901.9%88.7%
11Putnam County, West Virginia$224,7511.7%90.3%
12Nicholas County, West Virginia$192,0471.4%91.8%
13Monroe County, West Virginia$143,1891.1%92.8%
14Harrison County, West Virginia$120,1810.9%93.7%
15Randolph County, West Virginia$105,9260.8%94.5%
16Mercer County, West Virginia$101,0900.7%95.2%
17Morgan County, West Virginia$92,7420.7%95.9%
18Tyler County, West Virginia$85,1960.6%96.6%
19Gilmer County, West Virginia$69,8240.5%97.1%
20Clay County, West Virginia$54,6720.4%97.5%
21Braxton County, West Virginia$47,7920.4%97.8%
22Webster County, West Virginia$45,2300.3%98.2%
23Kanawha County, West Virginia$42,9960.3%98.5%
24Mineral County, West Virginia$38,3460.3%98.8%
25Lincoln County, West Virginia$33,5450.2%99.0%
26Upshur County, West Virginia$25,4310.2%99.2%
27Fayette County, West Virginia$20,7630.2%99.3%
28Doddridge County, West Virginia$17,3580.1%99.5%
29Cabell County, West Virginia$12,5190.1%99.6%
30Calhoun County, West Virginia$11,5650.1%99.7%
31Barbour County, West Virginia$10,7020.1%99.7%
32Wetzel County, West Virginia$9,9770.1%99.8%
33Lewis County, West Virginia$8,9560.1%99.9%
34Boone County, West Virginia$8,6690.1%99.9%
35Ritchie County, West Virginia$3,2820.0%100.0%
36Jackson County, West Virginia$3,2680.0%100.0%
37Marshall County, West Virginia$1,8400.0%100.0%
38Wood County, West Virginia$3910.0%100.0%
39Wayne County, West Virginia$800.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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