Stamps on Namib Desert – Namibia
The Namib desert is a region of contrasts from coast to inland mountains to sand dunes.
A set of four stamps were issued on this region.
30c- Sossusviel- Dunes surronding Tsauchab river & Naukluft Mountains.
40c- Blutkuppe – Blutkuppe or blood hillock is a granite mountain.
65c -Homeb -Landscape around river Kulseb with acacia trees variety of Birds and dunes.
85c -Moon Landscape -Desert Canyon
Gazelle Oryx is featured on the cover.
Stamps on Mountains of Namibia
Namibia consists mainly of elevated plateau between 900 to 1200 metres above mean sea level.
A set of Four stamps were released on Mountains of Namibia by Namibia on 01 Jul 1991. A FDC with four stamps is listed .
20c- Karas Mountains 25c- Gamsberg Mountain 45c-Brukkaros Mountain 60c- Erongo Mountain
Birds on Stamps – Namibia 2012
Namibia issued a set of definitive stamps on Birds in 2012. Few stamps used on cover are shown below. Birds are Ruppell’s Parrot, Ruppell’s Bustard, Rockrunner
2012 London Olympics 35 Days to go- Stamps on Barcelona 1992- Namibia
Namibia issued Miniature sheet of Four stamps to mark the XXV Olympic Games held in Barcelona , Spain in Jul 1992. Se-tenant Stamps issued on Swimming, Athletics & Olympic Stadium.
Stamps on Eagles of Namibia
Namibia issued a set of Four stamps on Eagles on 02 Feb 2009. A FDC with four stamps is listed below. The species on stamps are
Tawny Eagle – Wingspan of 1.8 m and weighs around 3 kgs,found in Central & Northern Namibia
Martial inopen woodlands and acacia Savannahs.(Registered Non standard Mail Stamp).
Martial Eagle (N$ 4.10)-Wingspan of 2.6 m and weighs around 6 kg, Most Powerful Eagles in the World.
Verreaux’s Eagle or Black Eagle – (N$ 4.60 ) -Habitat is Mountains -Wingspan 2.3m and weighs 6 Kgs.
The Bateleur (Postcard rate stamp) -Medium sized wingspsan1.8 m and weighs 3 kgs . Found in wilderness and feeds on small mammals and birds.
African Fish Eagle ( On the FDC) – National Bird of Namibia -A Poweful and Majestic raptor with a wingspan of 2.4m and weighs around 3.5kgs. White head, Chestnut Belly and dark wings.
Millennium 2000 FDC’s Namibia – FDC’s of World
Namibia issued stamps to mark the Millennium 2000. FDC issued on 01 Jan 2000.A Beautiful Stamp showing Sunrise over Namibia on 01 Jan 2000.