Conservation Reserve Program payments in Maryland totaled $216 million from 1995-2017.

Counties in Maryland Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2017

Rank County Conservation Reserve Program
1995-2017
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Queen Anne's County, Maryland$32,601,52315.1%15.1%
2Dorchester County, Maryland$24,973,89611.6%26.7%
3Carroll County, Maryland$22,150,99610.3%36.9%
4Talbot County, Maryland$17,819,5808.3%45.2%
5Worcester County, Maryland$17,051,0737.9%53.1%
6Kent County, Maryland$16,172,1557.5%60.6%
7Frederick County, Maryland$13,470,2856.2%66.8%
8Wicomico County, Maryland$13,452,9616.2%73.0%
9Caroline County, Maryland$12,088,3125.6%78.6%
10Somerset County, Maryland$10,290,9444.8%83.4%
11Cecil County, Maryland$7,539,4923.5%86.9%
12Washington County, Maryland$5,889,9092.7%89.6%
13Harford County, Maryland$3,807,6471.8%91.4%
14Charles County, Maryland$3,659,7371.7%93.1%
15Montgomery County, Maryland$3,374,5211.6%94.6%
16Saint Mary's County, Maryland$3,029,1521.4%96.0%
17Garrett County, Maryland$2,023,9160.9%97.0%
18Allegany County, Maryland$1,955,2600.9%97.9%
19Baltimore County, Maryland$1,656,1180.8%98.6%
20Howard County, Maryland$1,529,7340.7%99.3%
21Prince George's County, Maryland$848,9070.4%99.7%
22Calvert County, Maryland$386,6690.2%99.9%
23Anne Arundel County, Maryland$177,4520.1%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

 

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