21 August 2012

New Stamps on Birds..



Monaco Post issued a stamp featuring bird to commemorate LPO which is one of the most important  associations for the protection of Nature in France.

Today, with its 45,000 members, the Ligue pour la Protection des Oiseaux (LPO) is one of the main associations for the protection of Nature in France. Its members work daily towards the conservation of biodiversity,through its vocation for the protection of birds. Its activity is structured around three primary missions : protection of species, conservation of areas, education and awareness.
The stamp shows the wood chat shrike(Lanius senator),a species protected through out France.

Threatened Birds from Jersey


Date of issue : 14 August 2012

The latest stamps by Jersey Post feature a selection of birds which are classed as 'threatened' in Jersey. This is the sixth and final set of stamps in the 'Jersey Birdlife' series. Previous issues featured garden, migrating, song, woodland, and summer visiting birds.

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