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Birds of Tokelau Stamp Issue

There are three main species that dominate Tokelau’s native bird population, the black noddy or lakia, the brown noddy or gogo and the white tern or akiaki. A 2011/2012 survey revealed that each of these birds had been found in … Continue reading

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New Stamps Issued on Birds

Estonia :Bird of the Year – Turtledove The Estonian Ornithological Society has chosen turtledove the bird of the year 2017. There are two representatives of the genus: turtle dove and ruff turtle dove. We have to do with some of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from The Netherlands

Winter Birds This is the stamp sheet of Winter Birds, which is part of a series of stamps within a four-part series in the Netherlands, featuring bird species, arranged by season. When you scan the stamps with Cee app, you will … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Year of Rooster

The Netherlands Issue Date: 31.01.2017 St.Maarten Issue Date;27th January 2017 Kyrgyzstan Issue Date: 03.02.2017 Designer: Vitaliu Pogolșa Printer: Nova Imprim Process: full-colour offset lithography, partial gloss finish + pantone bronze Size: 34.00 x 34.00 mm Values: KGS 50, 100

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Guernsey Issued Stamps and MS on Year of Rooster

43p stamp – Rooster crowing as the sun comes up 57p stamp – Standing Rooster with a cockscomb 58p stamp – Sitting Rooster with egg  64p stamp – Two Roosters pecking a Chinese cabbage 70p stamp – Two Roosters standing … Continue reading

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Guernsey will Issue Stamps on Bailiwick Bird

The Meadow Pipit, now classified as endangered in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, will feature on stamps as part of collaboration with the WWF.These stamps will be released on 15th February 2017.

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New Stamps from UNPA

Year of Rooster ORCOEXPO ’17 Show Card Issue Date: 13.01.2017

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The Netherlands Issued Stamps on Dutch Chicken Breeds

Each chicken is depicted in a characteristic pose, with its head turned to face the chicken on the stamp opposite. The background is a close-up photograph of the plumage of the relevant chicken breed (the colour variety), with a photograph … Continue reading

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Norway Issued Stamps on Birds of Prey

Merlin (Falco columbarius): There are between 2,000 and 6,000 pairs of merlin in Norway. They are spread across large parts of the country. The merlin keeps away from large-scale agricultural areas and dislikes thick coniferous forests where it cannot make … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of Rooster

Liechtenstein Date of Release: 14 November 2016 Royal Mail-Labels Date of Release:15 November 2016 Ukraine Date of Issue: 11 November 2016

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