News – US Coins Program 2010 – National Parks

News – US Coins Program 2010 – National Parks

In 2010, the United States Mint will issue 56 quarter-dollar coins featuring designs depicting national parks and other national sites as part of the United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Program.

The five quarters to be released in 2010 will honor Hot Springs National Park Arkansas, Yellowstone National Park in WyomingYosemite National Park in CaliforniaGrand Canyon National Park in Arizona and Mount Hood National Forest in Oregon.

Booklets – Switzerland – Pro Juventute

Booklets – Switzerland – Pro Juventute

Pro Juventute is a charitable foundation in Switzerland established in 1912. It is dedicated to supporting the rights and needs of Swiss children and youth.

Since 1913, the Swiss Post Office has issued an annual Charity stamp series to support the work of Pro Juventute. Booklet on Flowers issued in 1975.


Indian Stamps-International Year of Biodiversity-By India Post

Indian Stamps-International Year of Biodiversity-By India Post

The United Nations declared 2010 to be the International Year of Biodiversity. It is a celebration of life on earth and of the value of biodiversity for our lives. The world is invited to take action in 2010 to safeguard the variety of life on earth: biodiversity.The International Year of Biodiversity is a unique opportunity to increase understanding of the vital role that biodiversity plays in sustaining life on Earth.

Humans are part of nature’s rich diversity and have the power to protect or destroy it.Biodiversity , the variety of life on Earth is essential to sustaining the living networks and systems that provide us all with health, wealth , food, fuel and the vital services our lives depend upon.Biodiversity is our life.

Date Of Issue:-05.06.2010.

Denomination :-Rs 20/ and Rs 5/

FDC – GB – Millenium 2000 Series

FDC – GB – Millenium 2000 Series

A Series on Millenium was released in 2000 by GB. It contains 48 Stamps in 12 sets of four  Stamps each. 12 FDC’s were also issued.The Eight cover is on theme   ” Tree and Leaf ”  issued on 1-8-2000.  The stamps are

2nd Class -Yews of the Millenium – 2000/29

Ist Class -Eden Project- St Austell  Cornwall -2000/30

45 p – Millenium Seed Bank -Ardingly   – 2000/31

65p -Millenium Forest for Scotland – 2000/32

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FDC – GB – Millenium 2000 Series

FDC – GB – Millenium 2000 Series

A Series on Millenium was relesed in 2000 by GB. It contains 48 Stamps in 12 sets of four  Stamps each. 12 FDC’s were also issued.The Seventh cover is on theme   ” Stone And Soil ”  issued on 4-7-2000.  The stamps are

2nd Class -Strangford Stone — 2000/25

Ist Class -Trans Pennine Trail  – 2000/26

45 p – Kingdom of Fife’s Millenium Cycle Ways   – 2000/27

65p -Groundwork’s Changing Places – 2000/28

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FDC – Bahrain – Protect Our Earth

FDC – Bahrain – Protect Our  Earth

Bahrain issued a set of Four stamps on ” Protect Our Earth Save the

Ozone Layer ” . The FDC with stamps was issued on 16 Sep 1997. This issue commemorates the 10th Anniversary of Signing of “Montreal Protocol on Substances that deplete the Ozone Layer “.

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