Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program FY-2005 Contract Information | NRCS
The following three maps display information on the Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) contracts that were obligated in fiscal year 2005.
The voluntary program encourages creation of high quality wildlife habitats that support wildlife populations of National, State, Tribal, and local significance. The funding provides technical and financial assistance to landowners and others to develop upland, wetland, riparian, and aquatic habitat areas on their property. In FY-2005, NRCS obligated more than $34 million to enroll more than 3,300 contracts covering more than 450,000 acres into the program. Click on each map's Data link for detail information.