Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Florida totaled $12.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Florida Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Florida NRCS$6,079,61947.3%47.3%
2Brevard County, Florida$2,628,36620.4%67.7%
3Santa Rosa County, Florida$1,363,77010.6%78.3%
4Lake County, Florida$961,1427.5%85.8%
5Martin County, Florida$459,0813.6%89.3%
6Marion County, Florida$458,1713.6%92.9%
7Hendry County, Florida$303,9042.4%95.3%
8Orange County, Florida$195,4471.5%96.8%
9Palm Beach County, Florida$158,9501.2%98.0%
10Polk County, Florida$99,0720.8%98.8%
11Alachua County, Florida$75,5930.6%99.4%
12Glades County, Florida$44,4610.3%99.7%
13Highlands County, Florida$31,4380.2%100.0%
14Collier County, Florida$3,2000.0%100.0%

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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