Wetlands Reserve Program payments in North Carolina totaled $7.1 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in North Carolina Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Wetlands Reserve Program|
|1||3rd District of North Carolina (Rep. Walter Jones)||$334,280||4.7%||4.7%|
|2||1st District of North Carolina (Rep. G.K. Butterfield)||$42,464||0.6%||5.3%|
|3||11th District of North Carolina (Rep. Mark Meadows)||$10,451||0.1%||5.4%|
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.