Stamps on National Parks – Ireland 2011.

Stamps on National Parks – Ireland 2011.

Ireland issued a set of six stamps on National Parks on 06 Jun 2011 (World Environment Day). These were issued in Se-Tenant strips of three.

55c – Ballycroy National Park.- It was established as a National Park on 01 Nov 1998 and now covers 117.79 hectares. Blanket bogs, largest peatland, whooper swan,white-fronted goose are the attractions.

55c – The Burren National Park- It is the smallest national Park of Ireland with orchids, butterflies, moths, otters, Pine marten, Dolphins being the attractions,

55c – Connemara National Park.- It was opened to public in 1990 and covers 2000 hectares of land. Its attractions are bog cotton, orchids, Robins, Wrens etc.

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IRELAND 2011-NATIONAL PARKS.

82c -Glenveagh National Park.- It is the second-largest National Park in Ireland and was established in 1986. Red Deer and Pine trees are the attractions.

82c – Killarney National Park -It was First national Park of Ireland established in 1932 on land donated by Muckross estate. It now encompasses 25,425 acres of Land. It has beautiful oak and yew woodlands, Lake Killarney, wet woodlands, Red Deer, sika deer, wood warbler, garden warbler , osprey etc.

55c – Wicklow Mountains National Park- It is 54,000 acres protected area established in 1992 south of Dublin. It is located in Wicklow mountains and is known for Deciduous and Coniferous Woods, Bluebells, Polypody ferns, bats, rare otters and whooper swans.

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IRELAND 2001 -NATIONAL PARKS.

 

Miniature Sheet on International Year of Forests – Indonesia 2011.

Miniature Sheet on International Year of Forests – Indonesia  2011.

A Miniature sheet containing two stamps of 2500 rupiah each was issued by Indonesia on 05 Jun 2011 to mark World Environment Day and International Year of Forests.

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INDONESIA MS 2011 -INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FORESTS AND WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY.

 

Conservation of Forests – India 1981.

Conservation of Forests – India 1981.

India Post issued a one rupee one denomination stamp on Conservation of Forests under Environmental Conservation Theme on 15 Jun 1981. The Stamp features Forests, Cancellation features  Hands and First Day Cover features Silent Valley Kerala.

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INDIA 1981 -CONSERVATION OF FORESTS.

Stamps on Save Water  Campaign  – South Africa 1997.

Stamps on Save Water  Campaign  – South Africa 1997.

South Africa issued a set of Five stamps on Save Water Campaign on 07 Mar 1997. The theme of the issue was Save Water. The issue was part of National water Conservation, National Water Week and National Water Day. All stamps are Standard Postage Denomination with NO Value Indicator- Top Imperforate, Bottom Imperforate, Two Side Imperforate and Booklets exist.

NVI – Save Water For Farming- Vegetables and Windmill.

NVI -Save Water for Gardening -Flowers and Watering Can

NVI – Save Water For Health – Children Bathtub

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SOUTH AFRICA 1997-SAVE WATER

NVI – Save Water for Housing – Trowel and Hosepipe

NVI -Save Water for All – Water Tap. Donkey, Water Cart.

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SOUTH AFRICA 1997-SAVE WATER

 

 

Stamps on Water Conservation   – USA 1960.

Stamps on Water Conservation   – USA 1960.

The USA issued a 4c stamp on Water Conservation on 18 Apr 1960. The theme of the issue was Water: From Watershed to Consumer.

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USA 1960- WATER CONSERVATION

Stamps on  Soil & Water Conservation   – USA 1984.

Stamps on  Soil & Water Conservation   – USA 1984.

The USA issued a 20c stamp on Soil & Water Conservation on 06 Feb 1984.

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USA 1984- SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION.

Fresh Water as a Source of Life  – USA 1984

Fresh Water as a Source of Life  – USA  1984

The USA issued a 20c stamp on theme Fresh Water as a Source of Life on 11 May 1984. The stamp commemorates Louisiana World Exposition and features a river body and Birds like American Darter, Canada Goose, Anhinga, Louisiana Heron, Tricoloured Heron

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USA 1984- FRESH WATER AS A SOURCE OF LIFE