Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Missouri totaled $29.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Missouri Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Missouri NRCS$22,963,74676.8%76.8%
2Chariton County, Missouri$2,002,2276.7%83.5%
3New Madrid County, Missouri$735,5562.5%85.9%
4Dunklin County, Missouri$457,2831.5%87.5%
5Vernon County, Missouri$449,5561.5%89.0%
6Pemiscot County, Missouri$387,7121.3%90.3%
7Carroll County, Missouri$271,8260.9%91.2%
8Johnson County, Missouri$229,1210.8%91.9%
9Linn County, Missouri$225,5970.8%92.7%
10Saline County, Missouri$169,9210.6%93.3%
11Scott County, Missouri$156,4550.5%93.8%
12Mississippi County, Missouri$152,9090.5%94.3%
13Macon County, Missouri$151,2310.5%94.8%
14Livingston County, Missouri$144,9430.5%95.3%
15Henry County, Missouri$114,9580.4%95.7%
16Monroe County, Missouri$109,0840.4%96.0%
17Pike County, Missouri$105,0120.4%96.4%
18Howard County, Missouri$97,9150.3%96.7%
19Saint Charles County, Missouri$96,7750.3%97.0%
20Shelby County, Missouri$96,7690.3%97.4%
21Boone County, Missouri$96,5460.3%97.7%
22Clark County, Missouri$73,3770.2%97.9%
23Saint Louis County, Missouri$62,7630.2%98.1%
24Knox County, Missouri$58,5370.2%98.3%
25Caldwell County, Missouri$54,8290.2%98.5%
26Stoddard County, Missouri$51,8060.2%98.7%
27Lewis County, Missouri$37,8910.1%98.8%
28Buchanan County, Missouri$37,0770.1%98.9%
29Putnam County, Missouri$28,8260.1%99.0%
30Moniteau County, Missouri$28,7580.1%99.1%
31Butler County, Missouri$28,7490.1%99.2%
32Bollinger County, Missouri$27,0500.1%99.3%
33Scotland County, Missouri$24,4600.1%99.4%
34Daviess County, Missouri$23,6630.1%99.5%
35Marion County, Missouri$19,7440.1%99.5%
36Miller County, Missouri$18,8540.1%99.6%
37Lincoln County, Missouri$18,5140.1%99.7%
38Warren County, Missouri$17,8450.1%99.7%
39Holt County, Missouri$15,1500.1%99.8%
40Sullivan County, Missouri$14,2750.0%99.8%
41Lafayette County, Missouri$12,4270.0%99.9%
42Randolph County, Missouri$11,8860.0%99.9%
43Gentry County, Missouri$10,4620.0%99.9%
44Ray County, Missouri$7,2000.0%100.0%
45Platte County, Missouri$5,3740.0%100.0%
46Callaway County, Missouri$3,9130.0%100.0%
47Phelps County, Missouri$8100.0%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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