Conservation Reserve Program payments in New Jersey totaled $7.5 million from 1995-2017.
Congressional Districts in New Jersey Receiving Conservation Reserve Program payments, 1995-2017
|Rank||District||Conservation Reserve Program|
|1||2nd District of New Jersey (Rep. Frank LoBiondo)||$4,513,463||60.4%||60.4%|
|2||7th District of New Jersey (Rep. Leonard Lance)||$1,876,344||25.1%||85.6%|
|3||12th District of New Jersey (Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman)||$352,845||4.7%||90.3%|
|4||5th District of New Jersey (Rep. Josh Gottheimer)||$321,746||4.3%||94.6%|
|5||3rd District of New Jersey (Rep. Tom MacArthur)||$128,244||1.7%||96.3%|
|6||4th District of New Jersey (Rep. Chris Smith)||$46,748||0.6%||97.0%|
|7||1st District of New Jersey (Rep. Donald Borcross)||$21,305||0.3%||97.2%|
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.