Emergency Conservation payments in Vermont totaled $7.0 million from 1995-2020‡.

Counties in Vermont Receiving Emergency Conservation payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank County Emergency Conservation
Pct of
1Franklin County, Vermont$2,417,17434.6%34.6%
2Windsor County, Vermont$752,64810.8%45.4%
3Rutland County, Vermont$691,3289.9%55.3%
4Chittenden County, Vermont$627,4719.0%64.3%
5Orleans County, Vermont$520,2557.4%71.7%
6Lamoille County, Vermont$352,7875.1%76.8%
7Washington County, Vermont$327,4004.7%81.5%
8Windham County, Vermont$286,4634.1%85.6%
9Orange County, Vermont$255,5903.7%89.2%
10Addison County, Vermont$239,7253.4%92.7%
11Caledonia County, Vermont$211,7293.0%95.7%
12Bennington County, Vermont$110,3201.6%97.3%
13Grand Isle County, Vermont$96,4981.4%98.6%
14Essex County, Vermont$94,5801.4%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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