Wetlands Reserve Program payments in New Jersey totaled $2.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank District Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
12nd District of New Jersey (Rep. Jefferson Van Drew)$18,2340.7%0.7%
23rd District of New Jersey (Rep. Andy Kim)$2630.0%0.7%

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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