Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Minnesota totaled $30.3 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in Minnesota Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Wetlands Reserve Program|
|1||7th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)||$3,186,776||10.5%||10.5%|
|2||1st District of Minnesota (Rep. Jim Hagedorn)||$1,266,953||4.2%||14.7%|
|3||2nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Angie Craig)||$16,102||0.1%||14.8%|
|4||6th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)||$6,526||0.0%||14.8%|
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.
‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.