Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Kentucky totaled $31.9 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Kentucky Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Wetlands Reserve Program|
|1||1st District of Kenucky (Rep. James Comer)||$941,051||3.0%||3.0%|
|2||2nd District of Kenucky (Rep. Brett Guthrie)||$814,156||2.6%||5.5%|
|3||6th District of Kenucky (Rep. Andy Barr)||$149,626||0.5%||6.0%|
|4||5th District of Kenucky (Rep. Harold Rogers)||$8,917||0.0%||6.0%|
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.