Emergency Conservation payments in Maryland totaled $1.5 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Maryland Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
Pct of
1Harford County, Maryland$250,97517.0%17.0%
2Carroll County, Maryland$209,55614.2%31.2%
3Frederick County, Maryland$189,27212.8%44.0%
4Queen Anne's County, Maryland$181,86412.3%56.3%
5Caroline County, Maryland$175,98211.9%68.2%
6Washington County, Maryland$127,6898.6%76.9%
7Charles County, Maryland$69,1044.7%81.6%
8Kent County, Maryland$56,4043.8%85.4%
9Cecil County, Maryland$55,5483.8%89.1%
10Garrett County, Maryland$50,4663.4%92.6%
11Baltimore County, Maryland$45,2243.1%95.6%
12Talbot County, Maryland$28,0591.9%97.5%
13Howard County, Maryland$13,5480.9%98.4%
14Allegany County, Maryland$10,1000.7%99.1%
15Montgomery County, Maryland$8,5350.6%99.7%
16Calvert County, Maryland$3,7740.3%100.0%
17Saint Mary's County, Maryland$5950.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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