Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Colorado totaled $4.1 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Colorado Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
14th District of Colorado (Rep. Ken Buck)$186,3234.6%4.6%
22nd District of Colorado (Rep. Joe Neguse)$74,8461.8%6.4%
33rd District of Colorado (Rep. Scott Tipton)$14,0550.3%6.7%
45th District of Colorado (Rep. Doug Lamborn)$12,0000.3%7.0%

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.

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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