Conservation payments in Virginia totaled $180 million from 1995-2023.

Congressional Districts in Virginia Receiving Total Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2023

Rank District Total Conservation Programs
1995-2023
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
19th District of Virginia (Rep. Morgan Griffith)$35,789,15819.9%19.9%
25th District of Virginia (Rep. Denver Riggleman)$19,656,32510.9%30.8%
31st District of Virginia (Rep. Robert Wittman)$8,863,4484.9%35.8%
46th District of Virginia (Rep. Ben Cline)$4,335,1822.4%38.2%
54th District of Virginia (Rep. Donald McEachin)$1,880,8251.0%39.2%
62nd District of Virginia (Rep. Elaine Luria)$594,0170.3%39.6%

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.

 

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