Total Conservation Security Program payments in Maryland totaled $28.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Total Conservation Security Program
Pct of
1Maryland NRCS$24,921,98886.2%86.2%
2Talbot County, Maryland$877,3983.0%89.2%
3Caroline County, Maryland$714,2352.5%91.7%
4Kent County, Maryland$548,4631.9%93.6%
5Queen Anne's County, Maryland$503,4651.7%95.3%
6Carroll County, Maryland$475,3781.6%97.0%
7Cecil County, Maryland$229,0810.8%97.7%
8Baltimore County, Maryland$207,5960.7%98.5%
9Dorchester County, Maryland$150,7350.5%99.0%
10Wicomico County, Maryland$121,4700.4%99.4%
11Harford County, Maryland$94,1800.3%99.7%
12Frederick County, Maryland$44,5500.2%99.9%
13Howard County, Maryland$28,5170.1%100.0%
14Montgomery County, Maryland$5,2550.0%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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