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

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

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Maine NRCS$117,42754.1%54.1%
2Sagadahoc County, Maine$31,83814.7%68.8%
3Knox County, Maine$27,91112.9%81.7%
4Cumberland County, Maine$21,4959.9%91.6%
5York County, Maine$18,2858.4%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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