Conservation payments in Maine totaled $45.9 million from 1995-2021.

Congressional Districts in Maine Receiving Total Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2021

Rank District Total Conservation Programs
1995-2021
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of Maine (Rep. Jared Golden)$17,032,62937.1%37.1%
21st District of Maine (Rep. Chellie Pingree)$1,026,9282.2%39.3%

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.

 

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