Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Kansas totaled $8.6 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
1Kansas NRCS$8,001,46092.9%92.9%
2Labette County, Kansas$150,1851.7%94.6%
3Cherokee County, Kansas$69,4600.8%95.4%
4Miami County, Kansas$65,1290.8%96.2%
5Morris County, Kansas$51,8100.6%96.8%
6Neosho County, Kansas$43,7680.5%97.3%
7Clay County, Kansas$39,4110.5%97.7%
8McPherson County, Kansas$38,4730.4%98.2%
9Barton County, Kansas$36,5740.4%98.6%
10Linn County, Kansas$33,1270.4%99.0%
11Lyon County, Kansas$26,9840.3%99.3%
12Washington County, Kansas$16,0630.2%99.5%
13Leavenworth County, Kansas$15,3890.2%99.7%
14Stafford County, Kansas$7,8490.1%99.8%
15Rice County, Kansas$6,9710.1%99.8%
16Allen County, Kansas$4,5980.1%99.9%
17Cheyenne County, Kansas$3,7360.0%99.9%
18Rawlins County, Kansas$2,7000.0%100.0%
19Franklin County, Kansas$1,2000.0%100.0%
20Republic County, Kansas$9320.0%100.0%
21Jefferson County, Kansas$6530.0%100.0%
22Shawnee County, Kansas$5000.0%100.0%
23Doniphan County, Kansas$1730.0%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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