Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Tennessee NRCS totaled $15.2 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Tennessee NRCS Receiving Wetlands Reserve Program payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
18th District of Tennessee (Rep. David Kusthoff)$164,3861.1%1.1%
21st District of Tennessee (Rep. Phil Roe)$25,6450.2%1.2%
37th District of Tennessee (Rep. Mark Green)$13,5290.1%1.3%
45th District of Tennessee (Rep. Jim Cooper)$8350.0%1.3%

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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