Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Mississippi NRCS totaled $16.7 million from 1995-2014.SELECT * FROM regionsummary WHERE progcode='total_wr' and stfips='28' and regtype='CD' and mtotal!=0 ORDER BY mtotal DESC
Congressional Districts in Mississippi NRCS Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2014
|Rank||District||Wetlands Reserve Program|
|1||2nd District of Mississippi (Rep. Bennie G.Thompson)||$2,544,621||11.8%||11.8%|
|2||3rd District of Mississippi (Rep. Gregg Harper)||$1,000,661||4.6%||16.4%|
|3||1st District of Mississippi (Rep. Alan Nunnelee)||$163,517||0.8%||17.2%|
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.