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Faroe Islands Issued Stamps on Eider

The Faroese eider is a subspecies of Somateria mollissima (Somateria mollissima faeroensis), found only in the Faroe Islands. It is a non-migratory bird, seen along coastal areas in the islands all year round, being the Faroes’ most widespread and largest wild duck … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Israel – Bulgaria Joint Issue :Bird Migration Israel and Bulgaria share a strong, unique historical bond. The joint efforts of the Bulgarian people, the Church and the Parliament saved the Bulgarian Jewish community during WWII, adding an exceptional human dimension … Continue reading

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Special Cover’s:PUNPEX 2016

By Anil Kr Pujara Date of Release:7 February 2016 Butterflies of Chandigarh Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary Chandigarh Migratory Birds,Sukhna Lake Chandigarh

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Cocos Islands Issued Stamps on Birds

Cocos Islands has issued four stamps on birds of the island on  24 March 2015.The Cocos (Keeling) Islands comprise a group of 27 islands in two atolls.Of the approximately 60 bird species observed at Cocos (Keeling) Islands, 24 have been recorded … Continue reading

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Lithuania Issued Stamps on Endangered Birds

Lithuania Post has issued a set of 2 stamps on 7th Sep 2013 under  series The Red Book of Lithuania.The new stamps feature the threatened Aquatic Warbler (Acrocephalus paludicola) and the Tawny Pipit (Anthus Campestris) also included into The Red … Continue reading

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Let Them Fly:Today is World Migratory Bird Day

By R.K. Mishra World Migratory Bird Day (WMBD) was initiated in 2006 and is Global awareness-raising campaign highlighting the need for the protection of migratory birds and their habitats. India has also issued Se-tenant stamps on  12th Nov 1996 to … Continue reading

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