Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Rhode Island totaled $180,858 from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Rhode Island Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wetlands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
11st District of Rhode Island (Rep. David Cicilline)$152,84084.5%84.5%
22nd District of Rhode Island (Rep. James Langevin)$28,01815.5%100.0%

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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