Conservation payments in Pope County, Minnesota totaled $52.6 million from 1995-2016.

Congressional Districts in Pope County, Minnesota Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2016

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
Pct of
17th District of Minnesota (Rep. Collin Peterson)$1,581,485,73262.0%62.0%
21st District of Minnesota (Rep. Tim Walz)$462,049,34918.1%80.2%
32nd District of Minnesota (Rep. Jason Lewis)$62,475,4532.5%82.6%
46th District of Minnesota (Rep. Tom Emmer)$40,966,7641.6%84.2%
58th District of Minnesota (Rep. Rick Nolan)$28,905,9861.1%85.4%
63rd District of Minnesota (Rep. Erik Paulsen)$3,805,7680.1%85.5%
74th District of Minnesota (Rep. Betty McCollum)$555,5820.0%85.5%
85th District of Minnesota (Rep. Keith Ellison)$242,1470.0%85.5%

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.


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