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Romania – UNPA Joint Stamp Issue on Endangered species

The four species presented are included in the CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) area of protection. The Eastern Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca), illustrated on the stamp with the face value of Lei 2.20, is a large species of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Iceland

Young Domestic Animals The first Icelandic settlers brought goats to Iceland, and all the goats now in the country are descended from them. Icelandic goats are on the list of endangered species. Cats are clean animals and quick learners. The … Continue reading

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UNPA:Eye on Africa Stamp Issue

The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) is an international agreement between 182 Parties (181 countries and the EU). Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Czech Republic The stamp is featuring a pair of European Bee-eaters(Merops apiaster).Date of Release:12th October 2016  Estonian : Northern Birch Mouse The northern birch mouse is a … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on Endangered Species

Malta has issued a set of  four stamps on “Endangered Species” on 15th April 2016. This issue is intended to mark initiatives by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), which, since 1961 has sought to conserve wildlife by engaging science and … Continue reading

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UNPA   Endangered Species Stamp Issue

On 16 April 2015, the United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) will issue a set of 12 stamps depicting endangered species. The series was launched in 1993 to highlight the need for the protection of endangered species throughout the world. For … Continue reading

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South Africa Issued Stamps about Awareness of Illegal Animal Trade

A set of stamps featuring six endangered South African species issued by the Post Office will raise awareness of illegal animal trade.Mlu Mathonsi, acting Group CEO of the Post Office, said a total of 50 000 stamp sheets will draw … Continue reading

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Jersey Issued Stamps on Protected Species

Jersey Post have teamed up with Eco-Active Jersey to create a set of six stamps championing some of the island’s most endangered species. The stamps feature illustrations of six different animals protected by Jersey’s Biodiversity Strategy, including a puffin, an … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Iceland

Statistics Iceland 100th Anniversary Statistics Iceland, founded 1914, is the centre for official statistics in Iceland and collects, processes and disseminates data on the economy and society. Statistics Iceland is divided into four divisions – economic statistics, social statistics, business … Continue reading

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Belarus Issued Stamps on Red Book Birds

Belarus issued a set of two stamps on 31st January 2013  featuring Moonwort and European Roller.These are included  in  the Red Book of the Republic of Belarus. The Belarus Red Book was created to protect rare and vanishing species of … Continue reading

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