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

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

Rank District Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
13rd District of Nebraska (Rep. Adrian Smith)$619,3591.6%1.6%
21st District of Nebraska (Rep. Jeff Fortenberry)$513,7861.3%2.9%

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


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