Archive for the ‘National Park’ Tag

#1115 Sri Lanka 15/05/15

Sri Lanka 150515This nice cover from Sri Lanka was sent by Gayanth, thank you! It was posted in Piliyandala on May 15 and arrived on May 22, 2015.

The stamps are part of the mini-sheet “Pigeon Island Marine National Park“, which was issued on August 22, 2014. The stamps depict the knotted fan coral (Melithaea ochracea), the sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus), and the blacktip reef shark (Carcharhinus melanopterus).

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#1077 India 16/11/04

india-161104Anandita has sent this nice cover from India, thank you! It was posted in Kolkata on November 4 and arrived on December 1, 2016.

The stamps are part of the mini-sheet, which was issued on July 29, 2016. They commemorate the tigers in the Tadoba-Andhari National Park.

#721 South Africa 13/10/22

South Africa 131022This nice cover from South Africa was sent by Jean Pierre, thank you! It was posted in Pretoria on October 22 and arrived on October 28, 2013.

The three stamps are part of the set “Rock Formations and the Cederberg”, which was issued on August 8, 2013. The stamps depict igneous rocks of the Karoo National Park and the Augrabies Falls and sand dunes of the Addo Elephant National Park.

See also: #140 South Africa 09/05/02

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