Conservation Reserve Program payments in Maryland totaled $239 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Maryland Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Conservation Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Queen Anne's County, Maryland$35,863,68415.0%15.0%
2Dorchester County, Maryland$28,214,99511.8%26.8%
3Carroll County, Maryland$24,586,38410.3%37.1%
4Talbot County, Maryland$19,843,2618.3%45.4%
5Worcester County, Maryland$19,202,6428.0%53.4%
6Kent County, Maryland$18,334,1547.7%61.1%
7Wicomico County, Maryland$15,076,5486.3%67.4%
8Frederick County, Maryland$14,774,0336.2%73.5%
9Caroline County, Maryland$12,828,5295.4%78.9%
10Somerset County, Maryland$11,357,2884.7%83.6%
11Cecil County, Maryland$8,245,7483.4%87.1%
12Washington County, Maryland$6,889,9492.9%90.0%
13Harford County, Maryland$4,210,4891.8%91.7%
14Charles County, Maryland$3,800,8961.6%93.3%
15Montgomery County, Maryland$3,562,5031.5%94.8%
16Saint Mary's County, Maryland$3,281,3511.4%96.2%
17Garrett County, Maryland$2,153,5950.9%97.1%
18Allegany County, Maryland$2,086,9980.9%97.9%
19Baltimore County, Maryland$1,790,2910.7%98.7%
20Howard County, Maryland$1,648,3340.7%99.4%
21Prince George's County, Maryland$884,0220.4%99.8%
22Calvert County, Maryland$407,6900.2%99.9%
23Anne Arundel County, Maryland$178,6380.1%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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