Conservation payments in Delaware totaled $54.9 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Delaware Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Delaware NRCS$27,015,36749.2%49.2%
2Sussex County, Delaware$13,851,97025.3%74.5%
3Kent County, Delaware$11,357,66220.7%95.2%
4New Castle County, Delaware$2,631,0034.8%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.

 

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