Story: Game birds

Habitat stamps

Habitat stamps

Two dollars from each annual game-bird hunting licence goes to a fund which aims to restore and protect game birds’ habitat. The fund also receives the proceeds from sales of limited-edition artists’ prints and first-day covers. This 2007 stamp shows brown quail in a forest area.

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New Zealand Post
Reference: 2007 Game bird habitat stamp issue
Artwork by Ronald Cometti

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Stamp courtesy of Fish and Game New Zealand

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How to cite this page:

Neil Deans, 'Game birds - Management', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/postage-stamp/16723/habitat-stamps (accessed 18 August 2019)

Story by Neil Deans, published 24 Nov 2008, reviewed & revised 29 Apr 2015