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

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

Rank District Wetlands Reserve Program
Pct of
15th District of Virginia (Rep. Denver Riggleman)$17,1741.8%1.8%
22nd District of Virginia (Rep. Elaine Luria)$2,2770.2%2.1%

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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