Conservation payments in West Virginia totaled $79.3 million from 1995-2019‡.

Congressional Districts in West Virginia Receiving Subtotal, Conservation Programs payments, 1995-2019‡

Rank District Subtotal, Conservation Programs
1995-2019‡
Pct of
Total
Running
Percentage
12nd District of West Virginia (Rep. Alex Mooney)$20,855,00926.3%26.3%
21st District of West Virginia (Rep. David McKinley)$14,152,80317.8%44.2%
33rd District of West Virginia (Rep. Carol Miller)$12,417,76715.7%59.8%

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 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.

 

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