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

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

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Bristol County, Rhode Island$127,84070.7%70.7%
2Washington County, Rhode Island$28,01815.5%86.2%
3Newport County, Rhode Island$25,00013.8%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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