Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Illinois totaled $31.8 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Illinois Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Wetlands Reserve Program|
|1||15th District of Illinois (Rep. John Shimkus)||$602,701||1.9%||1.9%|
|2||12th District of Illinois (Rep. Mike Bost)||$534,299||1.7%||3.6%|
|3||13th District of Illinois (Rep. Rodney Davis)||$172,909||0.5%||4.1%|
|4||17th District of Illinois (Rep. Cheri Bustos)||$106,153||0.3%||4.5%|
|5||16th District of Illinois (Rep. Adam Kinzinger)||$44,045||0.1%||4.6%|
|6||18th District of Illinois (Rep. Darin LaHood)||$42,903||0.1%||4.7%|
|7||10th District of Illinois (Rep. Brad Schneider)||$16,858||0.1%||4.8%|
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.