Wetlands Reserve Program payments in Virginia totaled $947,330 from 1995-2020‡.

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

Rank County Wetlands Reserve Program
1995-2020‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
1Virginia NRCS$763,64780.6%80.6%
2Chesapeake City, Virginia$99,02010.5%91.1%
3Accomack County, Virginia$43,4994.6%95.7%
4Bedford County, Virginia$40,8154.3%100.0%
5Frederick County, Virginia$3500.0%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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