Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Maine totaled $216,956 from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Maine Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
11st District of Maine (Rep. Chellie Pingree)$76,12935.1%35.1%
22nd District of Maine (Rep. Jared Golden)$23,40010.8%45.9%

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.


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