Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Nebraska totaled $38.5 million from 1995-2019‡.

Counties in Nebraska Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Nebraska NRCS$31,972,06183.0%83.0%
2Nemaha County, Nebraska$1,523,4004.0%86.9%
3$705,1361.8%88.8%
4$659,9721.7%90.5%
5$449,0341.2%91.6%
6$382,1771.0%92.6%
7$352,6220.9%93.5%
8$286,4440.7%94.3%
9$192,5450.5%94.8%
10$166,7530.4%95.2%
11$162,6510.4%95.6%
12$144,3520.4%96.0%
13$139,4520.4%96.4%
14$133,4240.3%96.7%
15Burt County, Nebraska$127,2540.3%97.0%
16$84,8620.2%97.3%
17Cherry County, Nebraska$82,6300.2%97.5%
18Morrill County, Nebraska$81,0710.2%97.7%
19Wayne County, Nebraska$76,7790.2%97.9%
20$73,3970.2%98.1%
21$67,8590.2%98.3%
22$60,8730.2%98.4%
23$59,9230.2%98.6%
24$54,2050.1%98.7%
25$52,5150.1%98.8%
26$51,9110.1%99.0%
27$49,5330.1%99.1%
28$48,8030.1%99.2%
29Perkins County, Nebraska$45,7020.1%99.4%
30$45,0470.1%99.5%
31Valley County, Nebraska$42,5290.1%99.6%
32$34,3180.1%99.7%
33$26,7650.1%99.7%
34Knox County, Nebraska$22,3960.1%99.8%
35$21,7750.1%99.9%
36$21,1370.1%99.9%
37Saline County, Nebraska$16,2970.0%100.0%
38$14,1460.0%100.0%
39$1,4560.0%100.0%
40Greeley County, Nebraska$6920.0%100.0%
41$5840.0%100.0%
42$3000.0%100.0%
43Nance County, Nebraska$210.0%100.0%

Source: Environmental Working Group. Compiled from USDA data.

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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