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Jersey Issued Post and Go Stamps on Fruits  and Berries

Jersey’s temperate climate and variety of natural habitats, from the sheer cliffs of the north coast to Les Blanches Banques sand dunes in the parish of St Ouen, are a great source of biodiversity. As such the Island boasts a … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

Grand Prix Every two years, Post Luxembourg organises a philatelic drawing competition in which children at primary school and young people at secondary school are invited to take part. The theme this year was “biodiversity”. Biodiversity encompasses the various different … Continue reading

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Monaco Issued Stamps on Fish Natives

The World Wide Fund for Nature, abbreviated to WWF, works every day to build a future where humans live in harmony with nature. The organisation takes concrete action to preserve biodiversity, fight climate change and reduce our environmental footprint. The … Continue reading

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Cyprus Released Stamps on The Beauty of Akamas

Cyprus has issued two stamps featuring Akamas peninsula and Avakas gorge on 9th  July 2015. Akamas peninsula:The Akamas peninsula, named after an Athenian warrior and son of Theseus, who arrived here after the Trojan war, is a unique area, both … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

Vegetables of Yesteryear Legume €0.85, Legume €1.00, Legume €1.10 With 1,300 identified species of vascular plants in the country, Luxembourg is, despite its small size, the keeper of an astonishing biodiversity. In accordance with the UN Convention on Biological Diversity, it’s goal … Continue reading

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Falkland Islands: Shallow Marine Surveys Group Stamp Issue

Shallow Marine Surveys Group (SMSG) were formed in 2006 by marine biologists and dive enthusiasts in the Falkland Islands. The group recognised that the shallow marine environment in the Falkland Islands is pristine, un-impacted by man and surprisingly diverse but almost nothing … Continue reading

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