EUROPA 2011- Forests – Stamps of Iceland -Booklets

The Theme for Europa stamps in 2011 was Forests. It was the common design which also celebrated the International Year of Forests.

Two Booklets were issued by ICELAND on 17 Mar 2011.

50 gr within europe  165 Kr- It shows tree rings in a log of wood (Siberian Larch from Hallormsstaour Forest) and symbolizes the forest as a resource ,producer of wood.

Quantity -250,000 Booklet contains ten stamps

50gr Beyond Europe 220 Kr – Close up of a leaf symbolizing ecosystem services of Forests. The leaves draw CO2 from atmosphere reducing Green House effects.

Quantity -150,000 Booklet contains ten stamps