Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Pennsylvania totaled $1.9 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Pennsylvania Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Pennsylvania NRCS$1,821,66294.5%94.5%
2Columbia County, Pennsylvania$73,6283.8%98.3%
3Franklin County, Pennsylvania$11,4660.6%98.9%
4Crawford County, Pennsylvania$11,1800.6%99.5%
5Bradford County, Pennsylvania$3,8250.2%99.7%
6Erie County, Pennsylvania$3,0270.2%99.8%
7Mercer County, Pennsylvania$2,5010.1%100.0%
8Lycoming County, Pennsylvania$4540.0%100.0%

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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