Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Iowa totaled $46.9 million from 1995-2019‡.
Congressional Districts in Iowa Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2019‡
|Rank||District||Wetlands Reserve Program|
|1||4th District of Iowa (Rep. Steve King)||$2,703,067||5.8%||5.8%|
|2||2nd District of Iowa (Rep. David Loebsack)||$945,690||2.0%||7.8%|
|3||1st District of Iowa (Rep. Abby Finkenauer)||$426,083||0.9%||8.7%|
|4||3rd District of Iowa (Rep. Cynthia Axne)||$264,539||0.6%||9.3%|
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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.