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New Stamps from Iceland

Golden Jubilee of Icelandic National Television The National Television Network, the only state-run television station in Iceland, began broadcasting on September 30, 1966. The network is a division of the National Broadcasting Service, RÚV for short, which also operates three … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

Sharks This block is a continuation of the series first issued in 2013 to mark the opening of the major sensory exhibition allowing visitors to experience an encounter with sharks. The exhibition runs until 2015. The objective is to overcome … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Pitcairn Islands

Lobsters Lobsters in the Pitcairn Islands are difficult to catch, requiring a dedicated crew, handmade lobster pots and a great deal of skill. Three species are known to frequent this area and several searches located excellent specimens. The Easter Island spiny … Continue reading

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New Croatian Stamps on Sea Food

Croatian post issued four postage stamps of Gastronomy on 2nd July 2012 showing traditional dishes of sea food, Spider Crab, Oyster, Octopus and Gilthead sea bream. Spider Crab (Lat. Maja squinado) in the group of arthropods, in a huge family of crabs, the … Continue reading

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Iceland:MS on Rescue Service

Search and rescue services constitute the theme of the 2012 Norden stamps. For centuries, Icelandic fishermen have lived with the dangers of the sea. Many lives have been lost in the struggle with the forces of nature. The Icelandic Coast … Continue reading

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Aland:MS on Life at sea:Nordic 2012 Series

On 21 March, the time has come for the next Nordic miniature sheet in the series featuring the North by the Sea. The theme now focuses on Life at Sea, and artist Juha Pykalainen features professional fishermen at work. The … Continue reading

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Bahamas will Release Definitive Stamps on Marine Life

Bahamas will issue new definitive stamps on various aspects of sea life on 3rd Jan 2012. Common sea fan, Gorgonia ventalina   (5c) :Sea fans are fan-shaped soft corals which are made up of tiny colonial animals called polyps. Sea fans attach themselves to … Continue reading

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Guernsey Stamps on Sea Views

By Datta Dharmadhikari Guernsey is a member of SEPAC—an association of 13 European Postal authorities .  SEPAK stands for Small European Postal Administrations Cooperation and the members countries besides Guernsey are: Isle of Man, Jersey, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, San … Continue reading

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Israel Will Release Stamps on Toutist Places

Israel Post will release stamps on tourist destinations of the country in next month. The sheet selvage features an underwater scene from the Eilat shore, a diver near red coral.

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Jersey Will Release Stamps on Marine Life

Jersey Post will issue the ninth set of postage stamps in the Jersey Marine Life series on 7th April 2011. The six stamps and Souvenir Miniature Sheet feature some of the Squirts and Sponges waiting to be discovered in the … Continue reading

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