Special Cover Long Billed Vulture Conservation -India 2017

Special Cover Long Billed Vulture Conservation -India 2017

Long Billed Vulture (Gyps indicus) is the smallest of the Vultures which is critically endangered since 1990s.This species is now locally extinct in several regions. The in-situ conservation measures for this species are being taken up in Bejjur of Kagaznagar Forest Division of Telangana State Forest Department.

A Special cover on Long Billed Vulture was issued at Hyderabad during the 63rd Wildlife Week (2-8 Oct 2017). The Cover with a cancellation on Vulture was released on 06 Oct 2017.  Cover no TS/08/2017

SPL CVR VULTURE
SPECIAL COVER INDIA 2017 -LONG BILLED VULTURE CONSERVATION

Fire Fighting Appliances -Stamps of New Zealand

Fire Fighting Appliances -Stamps of New Zealand

New Zealand issued a set of Four stamps on 07 Dec 1977 on the Fire fighting appliances.

The stamps feature

-Merryweather Manual Pump 1860  ,

2 Wheel Hose Reel & Ladder -1880

Shand Mason Steam Fir Engine -1873

Chemical Fire Engine -1888

FDC NZ FIRE FIGHTING
FDC NEW ZEALAND FIRE FIGHTING APPLIANCES -1977

National Parks of Australia – Stamps of Australia-1979

National Parks of Australia – Stamps of Australia-1979

Australia issued a set of seven stamps on National Parks of Australia on 09 Apr 1979.Five horizontal were issued in strips of Five and vertical stamps were issued in Se-tenant pair. The Seven parks featured are

Port Campbell National Park Victoria-established  on 05 May 1964. It has flora such as sun orchid,spider orchid,bower spinach etc.Southern emu ,honeyeaters,egrets,Pelicans and black swans are also found here.Brown bandicoots , echidna are fauna species found here.

Uluru-Kata-Tjuta National Park – Northern Territory

Royal National Park – New South Wales

Flinders Ranges National Park South Australia

Nambung National Park Western Australia

Girraween National Park Queensland -is an area of granite belt in the Darling Downs region of Queensland.It was established on 21 Oct 1966.Girraween is an aboriginal word meaning place of flowers. The Golden wattle blooms in July in the Park. Among the fauna species found here are common wombat,spotted quoll,lyrebird,turquoise Parrot and Bald rock creek turtle

Mount Field National Park Tasmania

FDC AUSTRALIA 1979 NPARKS
FDC AUSTRALIA 1979 NATIONAL PARKS

 

 

 

Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud – Bahrain 1997

Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud – Bahrain 1997

On 23 Apr 1997 ,Bahrain issued a set of 21 Stamps on Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud of Bahrain.

A FDC with seven stamps is listed below.It features the following breeds

Rabda , Al-Jellaby , Krush , Al-Shuwaimeh , Musannaan , Mlolshaan, Al-Tuwaisah.

FDC BAHRAIN HORSES3
FDC BAHRAIN 1997 -PURE BREEDS OF ARABIAN HORSES.

Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud – Bahrain 1997

Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud – Bahrain 1997

On 23 Apr 1997 ,Bahrain issued a set of 21 Stamps on Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud of Bahrain.

A FDC with seven stamps is listed below.It features the following breeds

Hadhfaan , Al-Obeyah, Al-Hamdaany , Musannaan , Al-Jellabieh, Rabdaan

Kuheilaan Aladiyat , Kuheilaan  Aafas  & Wadhna.

FDC BAHRAIN HORSES2
FDC BAHRAIN 1997 -PURE BREEDS OF ARABIAN HORSES

Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud – Bahrain 1997

Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud – Bahrain 1997

On 23 Apr 1997 ,Bahrain issued a set of 21 Stamps on Pure Breeds of Arabian Horses from the Amiri Stud of Bahrain.

A FDC with seven stamps is listed below.It features the following breeds

AL -Suwaitieh

AL -Saqlawieh

AL – Kray

AL – Kuheilaan Weld Umm Zorayar

AL -Ma’anaghieh

AL -Shawafah

AL -Dhahma

FDC BAHRAIN HORSES1
FDC BAHRAIN 1997 -PURE BREEDS OF ARABIAN HORSES

150th Anniversary of Brisbane – Pre Stamped Envelope Australia 2009

150th Anniversary of Brisbane – Pre Stamped Envelope Australia 2009

In 1859 Brisbane became a Municipality and the First Council was established .Brisbane was declared the Capital of newly formed state of Queensland. Brisbane today is a vibrant City with multi cultural communities and cutting edge technologies.

A Pre stamped envelope was issued on 01 Sep 2009 to mark Brisbane’s 150th Anniversary.It features Brisbane iconic locations -City Botanic Gardens ,Goodwill Bridge and Southbank Parklands.

AUS BRISBANE PSE
PRESTAMPED ENVELOPE AUSTRALIA 2009-150TH ANNIVERSARY BRISBANE CITY COUNCIL