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Wildlife conservation
Date Issued: 1972-09-20
Postage Value: 8 cents

Commemorative issue
Wildlife conservation
Wildlife conservation

This set of four stamps continues a series begun in 1968 to note the importance and beauty of nature's creatures. The importance of wildlife conservation is stressed with this block of four. While the Alaska Fur Seal, the Cardinal, and the Brown Pelican are not necessarily endangered, in the mid-1970s, there were fewer than 20,000 bighorned sheep. This issue points out the fact that wildlife conservation should be a major concern.

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