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Lakes, Marshes, Mangroves, And Wetlands On Stamps

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Germany
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Densely forested hills surround the Edersee, which lies almost exactly in the center of Germany. The region was declared a national park and added to the UNESCO list of world nature heritage sites in 2011.


The castle Waldeck overlooks the lake from the north.
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United States
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Greece
Definitive Issue - Landscape
December 15, 1979
The twin lagoons of Messolongi-Aitolikos, together with the deltas of the Acheloos and Evinos rivers, form one of the Mediterranean's largest wetland habitats for birds and fish.

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Yugoslavia
Nature Protection - Nature Reserves
June 22, 2001
30din: Ludasch Lake with squacco heron (Ardeola ralloide)
45din: Age-Begej River and Kaiser Swamp with white Stork (Ciconia ciconia).

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Azerbaijan
The Nature of Azerbaijan
December 17, 2017
Göygöl (the Blue Lake) is a natural impounded lake at the footsteps of Murovdag in western Azerbaijan. The lake is situated at 1,556 meters above the sea level and is known for its pure mountain water.

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The Spreewald lies just a bit south of Berlin. It is a large area of completely flat wetlands through which the river Spree slowly flows in an endless network of canals connecting tiny villages. The main means of travel is by canoe and small barges. The whole region is protected landscape "Landschaftsschutzgebiet". Stamps of 1966, 1996.


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Republic of China (Taiwan)
Scenery - Taichung City
May 3, 2018
Gaomei Wetlands lie in Chingshui at the south side to the mouth of the Dajia River. The marshy land at the estuary supports a rich and complex wetland ecology and is famous for bird watching. The stamp depicts a sunset scene with wind turbines in the background.

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Georgia
Visit Georgia
October 27, 2013
Kolkheti National Park lies on a coastal plain on the Black Sea in western Georgia. The swamps and wetland forests of the park contain a wide variety of species. Some of the birds endemic to the park include Black Stork, Crane and Great White Egret.

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The Neusiedler See lies on the border of Austria and into Hungary. It is a large flat lake surrounded by agricultural land and small villages but also touristy areas. It's a birder's paradise any time of the year, especially during migration times and is now a UNESCO world nature heritage site. Stamps of 1945 and 2003.

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Sri Lanka
Mangrove Conservation
November 11, 1986
The stamp set depicts mangrove habitat, mangrove tree, germinating flower, and fiddler crab (Uca lactea).

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Peru
UPAEP - America
December 23, 1991
Set of two, one stamp depicts mangrove swamp of Tumbes National Sanctuary.

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The National Park Unteres Odertal is the floodplain of the Oder River just south of Stettin at the border to Poland. This wetland area provides a resting and feeding area for millions of migratory birds from and to Scandinavia and the Baltic region. Stamps of 2003 and 2014.

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The Ubsunur hollow is a unique nature reserve in the Republic of Tyva. Steppes, mountains, marshy lowlands on the shore of the salt lake Ubs-Nuur are the protected natural heritage of Russia.
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Solomon Islands
Mangrove Kingfisher
July 15, 1987
The strip of four stamps depict little kingfisher (Ceyx pusillus) catching food in a mangrove.

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Kiribati
Mangroves - Helping to save our community
June 16, 2014
The stamp set is associated with a mangrove planting project as a effort to battle sea-level rise and coastal erosion.
(Designer: Denise Durkin)

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Russian Federation
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Joint issue of Russia-Belarus: a typical swamp landscape common to our countries



KuoLC! I was happy to help, lakes and swamps in Russia will be enough for everyone!
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