Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments in Virginia totaled $1.5 million from 1995-2020‡.

Congressional Districts in Virginia Receiving Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) payments, 1995-2020‡

Rank District Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP)
Pct of
15th District of Virginia (Rep. Denver Riggleman)$71,7374.7%4.7%
29th District of Virginia (Rep. Morgan Griffith)$28,4561.9%6.6%
36th District of Virginia (Rep. Ben Cline)$27,2801.8%8.4%
47th District of Virginia (Rep. Abigail Davis Spanberger)$22,8811.5%9.9%
51st District of Virginia (Rep. Robert Wittman)$18,9071.2%11.1%
64th District of Virginia (Rep. Donald McEachin)$10,8130.7%11.9%

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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