Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Tennessee totaled $15.4 million from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Tennessee NRCS$15,156,30698.7%98.7%
2Lake County, Tennessee$120,0940.8%99.4%
3Gibson County, Tennessee$29,3270.2%99.6%
4Greene County, Tennessee$25,6450.2%99.8%
5Dyer County, Tennessee$14,9650.1%99.9%
6Decatur County, Tennessee$12,8530.1%100.0%
7Montgomery County, Tennessee$1,1260.0%100.0%
8Carroll County, Tennessee$7650.0%100.0%
9Henderson County, Tennessee$3850.0%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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