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

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

Rank District Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
16th District of Missouri (Rep. Sam Graves)$2,398,2758.0%8.0%
24th District of Missouri (Rep. Vicky Hartzler)$925,7573.1%11.1%
38th District of Missouri (Rep. Jason Smith)$754,1762.5%13.6%
45th District of Missouri (Rep. Emanuel Cleaver)$102,5340.3%14.0%
52nd District of Missouri (Rep. Ann Wagner)$62,7630.2%14.2%
63rd District of Missouri (Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer)$42,9520.1%14.3%

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.


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