Wetlands Reserve Program payments in South Carolina totaled $6.6 million from 1995-2020‡.
Congressional Districts in South Carolina Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡
|Rank||District||Wetlands Reserve Program|
|1||2nd District of South Carolina (Rep. Joe Wilson)||$677,840||10.3%||10.3%|
|2||6th District of South Carolina (Rep. James Clyburn)||$556,139||8.4%||18.7%|
|3||7th District of South Carolina (Rep. Tim Rice)||$141,721||2.1%||20.8%|
|4||3rd District of South Carolina (Rep. Jeff Duncan)||$12,750||0.2%||21.0%|
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.