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Face value | Family number | English name | Scientific name
1946.01   16.09.1946   Air      
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

1947.01   24.11.1947   Air   Booklet   1946.01
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     ct
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     cb
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     cbr
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     ctr

1949.01   Overprint O.H.M.S on 1946.01      
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

1950.01   02.10.1950   Overprint G on 1946.01      
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

1952.01   03.11.1952   Definitives      
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

1952.02   03.11.1952   Overprint G on 1952.01      
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
7c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

1954.01   01.04.1954   Definitives      
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
15c     31     Northern Gannet    Morus bassanus     

1954.02   04.04.1954   National wildlife week   2v set   
Whooping Crane Grus americana
5c     48     Whooping Crane    Grus americana     

1957.01   10.04.1957   National wildlife week      
Yellow-billed Loon Gavia adamsii
5c     15     Yellow-billed Loon    Gavia adamsii     

1963.01   30.10.1963   Definitives      
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
15c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

1968.01   15.02.1968   Wildlife      
Grey Jay Perisoreus canadensis
5c     162     Grey Jay    Perisoreus canadensis     

1969.01   23.07.1969   Birds      
White-throated Sparrow Zonotrichia albicollis Savannah Sparrow Passerculus sandwichensis Hermit Thrush Catharus guttatus
6c     234     White-throated Sparrow    Zonotrichia albicollis     
10c     234     Savannah Sparrow    Passerculus sandwichensis     
25c     215     Hermit Thrush    Catharus guttatus     

1978.01   18.01.1978   Endangered wildlife      
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
12c     38     Peregrine Falcon    Falco peregrinus     

1980.01   06.05.1980   Endangered wildlife   2v set   
Greater Prairie Chicken Tympanuchus cupido
17c     11     Greater Prairie Chicken    Tympanuchus cupido     

1986.01   22.05.1986   Birds of Canada      
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Snow Goose Chen caerulescens Great Horned Owl Bubo virginianus Spruce Grouse Falcipennis canadensis
34c     26     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     
34c     14     Snow Goose    Chen caerulescens     
34c     78     Great Horned Owl    Bubo virginianus     
34c     11     Spruce Grouse    Falcipennis canadensis     

1991.01   20.08.1991   Canadian rivers (South Nahanni River)   5v booklet   
Tundra Swan Cygnus columbianus
40c     14     Tundra Swan    Cygnus columbianus     

1992.01   22.04.1992   Canadian rivers (South Saskatchewan River)   2x5v booklet   
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
42c     14     Mallard    Anas platyrhynchos     ct
42c     14     Mallard    Anas platyrhynchos     = 1, cb

1994.01   22.04.1994   Canadian rivers (Churchill River)   5v booklet   
American White Pelican Pelecanus erythrorhynchos
43c     29     American White Pelican    Pelecanus erythrorhynchos     ct
43c     29     American White Pelican    Pelecanus erythrorhynchos     = 1, cb

1995.01   15.08.1995   Wildlife   4v sheet   
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
45c     14     Northern Pintail    Anas acuta     
45c     92     Belted Kingfisher    Megaceryle alcyon     "aune migratrice"

1995.02   26.09.1995   Wildlife   4v sheet   1995.01
Northern Pintail Anas acuta Belted Kingfisher Megaceryle alcyon
45c     14     Northern Pintail    Anas acuta     
45c     92     Belted Kingfisher    Megaceryle alcyon     "faune migratrice"

1996.01   09.01.1996   Birds of Canada   Sheet or strip   
Pileated Woodpecker Dryocopus pileatus Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica Ruby-throated Hummingbird Archilochus colubris American Kestrel Falco sparverius
45c     108     Pileated Woodpecker    Dryocopus pileatus     
45c     68     Atlantic Puffin    Fratercula arctica     
45c     86     Ruby-throated Hummingbird    Archilochus colubris     
45c     38     American Kestrel    Falco sparverius     

1997.01   10.01.1997   Birds of Canada   Sheet or strip   
Mountain Bluebird Sialia currucoides Northern Gannet Morus bassanus Scarlet Tanager Piranga olivacea Western Grebe Aechmophorus occidentalis
45c     215     Mountain Bluebird    Sialia currucoides     
45c     31     Northern Gannet    Morus bassanus     
45c     237     Scarlet Tanager    Piranga olivacea     
45c     21     Western Grebe    Aechmophorus occidentalis     

1997.02   31.05.1997   Confederation Bridge   2v set   
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias
45c     26     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     

1998.01   13.03.1998   Birds of Canada   Sheet or strip   
Great Crested Flycatcher Myiarchus crinitus Eastern Screech Owl Megascops asio Grey-crowned Rosy Finch Leucosticte tephrocotis Hairy Woodpecker Picoides villosus
45c     119     Great Crested Flycatcher    Myiarchus crinitus     
45c     78     Eastern Screech Owl    Megascops asio     
45c     229     Grey-crowned Rosy Finch    Leucosticte tephrocotis     
45c     108     Hairy Woodpecker    Picoides villosus     

1998.02   27.10.1998   Canadian wildlife   2v set   
Great Northern Loon Gavia immer
1$     15     Great Northern Loon    Gavia immer     

1999.01   24.02.1999   Birds of Canada   Sheet or strip   
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis
46c     37     Northern Goshawk    Accipiter gentilis     
46c     229     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
46c     232     Red-winged Blackbird    Agelaius phoeniceus     
46c     48     Sandhill Crane    Grus canadensis     

1999.02   24.02.1999   Birds of Canada   Booklet, sa   1999.01
Northern Goshawk Accipiter gentilis American Goldfinch Spinus tristis Red-winged Blackbird Agelaius phoeniceus Sandhill Crane Grus canadensis
46c     37     Northern Goshawk    Accipiter gentilis     
46c     229     American Goldfinch    Spinus tristis     
46c     232     Red-winged Blackbird    Agelaius phoeniceus     
46c     48     Sandhill Crane    Grus canadensis     

2000.01   01.03.2000   Birds of Canada   Sheet or strip   
Canada Warbler Cardellina canadensis Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
46c     230     Canada Warbler    Cardellina canadensis     
46c     36     Western Osprey    Pandion haliaetus     
46c     15     Pacific Loon    Gavia pacifica     
46c     162     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     

2000.02   01.03.2000   Birds of Canada   Booklet, sa   2000.01
Canada Warbler Cardellina canadensis Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus Pacific Loon Gavia pacifica Blue Jay Cyanocitta cristata
46c     230     Canada Warbler    Cardellina canadensis     
46c     36     Western Osprey    Pandion haliaetus     
46c     15     Pacific Loon    Gavia pacifica     
46c     162     Blue Jay    Cyanocitta cristata     

2001.01   01.02.2001   Birds of Canada   Sheet or strip   
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta
47c     236     Lapland Longspur    Calcarius lapponicus     
47c     66     Arctic Tern    Sterna paradisaea     
47c     37     Golden Eagle    Aquila chrysaetos     
47c     11     Rock Ptarmigan    Lagopus muta     

2001.02   01.02.2001   Birds of Canada   Booklet, sa   2001.01
Lapland Longspur Calcarius lapponicus Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta
47c     236     Lapland Longspur    Calcarius lapponicus     
47c     66     Arctic Tern    Sterna paradisaea     
47c     37     Golden Eagle    Aquila chrysaetos     
47c     11     Rock Ptarmigan    Lagopus muta     

2003.01   21.02.2003   Audubon      
Leach's Storm Petrel Oceanodroma leucorhoa Brant Goose Branta bernicla Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo Common Murre Uria aalge
48c     19     Leach's Storm Petrel    Oceanodroma leucorhoa     
48c     14     Brant Goose    Branta bernicla     
48c     32     Great Cormorant    Phalacrocorax carbo     
48c     68     Common Murre    Uria aalge     

2003.02   21.02.2003   Audubon   Booklet, sa   
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus
65c     38     Gyrfalcon    Falco rusticolus     

2004.01   14.05.2004   Audubon      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet Regulus calendula Two-barred Crossbill Loxia leucoptera Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus Boreal Chickadee Poecile hudsonicus
49c     205     Ruby-crowned Kinglet    Regulus calendula     
49c     229     Two-barred Crossbill    Loxia leucoptera     
49c     170     Bohemian Waxwing    Bombycilla garrulus     
49c     177     Boreal Chickadee    Poecile hudsonicus     

2004.02   14.05.2004   Audubon   Booklet, sa   
Lincoln's Sparrow Melospiza lincolnii
80c     234     Lincoln's Sparrow    Melospiza lincolnii     

2005.01   23.03.2005   Audubon      
Horned Lark Eremophila alpestris Piping Plover Charadrius melodus Stilt Sandpiper Calidris himantopus Willow Ptarmigan Lagopus lagopus
50c     181     Horned Lark    Eremophila alpestris     
50c     58     Piping Plover    Charadrius melodus     
50c     64     Stilt Sandpiper    Calidris himantopus     
50c     11     Willow Ptarmigan    Lagopus lagopus     

2005.02   23.03.2005   Audubon   Booklet, sa   
Double-crested Cormorant Phalacrocorax auritus
85c     32     Double-crested Cormorant    Phalacrocorax auritus     

2005.03   22.04.2005   Biosphere reserves (Waterton Lakes)   2v strip   
Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus
50c     36     Western Osprey    Pandion haliaetus     s 48x30 mm

2005.04   22.04.2005   Biosphere reserves   2v sheet   2005.03
Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus
50c     36     Western Osprey    Pandion haliaetus     s 48x31 mm

2005.05   19.12.2005   Definitives   8x2v sheet   
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
2$     38     Peregrine Falcon    Falco peregrinus     

2005.06   19.12.2005   Definitives   2x2v sheet   2005.05
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
2$     38     Peregrine Falcon    Falco peregrinus     

2006.01   08.03.2006   Gardens   2x4v booklet, sa   
Black-throated Blue Warbler Setophaga caerulescens
51c     230     Black-throated Blue Warbler    Setophaga caerulescens     

2006.02   03.09.2006   Duck decoys   Sheet with 4 sets   
Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica Mallard Anas platyrhynchos American Black Duck Anas rubripes Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
51c     14     Barrow's Goldeneye    Bucephala islandica     
51c     14     Mallard    Anas platyrhynchos     
51c     14     American Black Duck    Anas rubripes     
51c     14     Red-breasted Merganser    Mergus serrator     

2006.03   03.09.2006   Duck decoys   Sheet   2006.02
Barrow's Goldeneye Bucephala islandica Mallard Anas platyrhynchos American Black Duck Anas rubripes Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
51c     14     Barrow's Goldeneye    Bucephala islandica     
51c     14     Mallard    Anas platyrhynchos     
51c     14     American Black Duck    Anas rubripes     
51c     14     Red-breasted Merganser    Mergus serrator     

2007.01   12.02.2007   International polar year   2v set   
King Eider Somateria spectabilis
52c     14     King Eider    Somateria spectabilis     

2007.02   12.02.2007   International polar year   2v sheet   2007.01
King Eider Somateria spectabilis
52c     14     King Eider    Somateria spectabilis     

2008.01   01.10.2008   Endangered species   4v sheet   

Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia
52c     230     Prothonotary Warbler    Protonotaria citrea     
52c     66     Roseate Tern    Sterna dougallii     
52c     78     Burrowing Owl    Athene cunicularia     

2008.02   01.10.2008   Endangered species   Booklet, sa   2008.01
Prothonotary Warbler Protonotaria citrea Roseate Tern Sterna dougallii Burrowing Owl Athene cunicularia
52c     230     Prothonotary Warbler    Protonotaria citrea     
52c     66     Roseate Tern    Sterna dougallii     
52c     78     Burrowing Owl    Athene cunicularia     

2009.01   09.04.2009   Preserve the polar regions and glaciers   2v set   
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
54c     66     Arctic Tern    Sterna paradisaea     

2009.02   09.04.2009   Preserve the polar regions and glaciers   2v sheet   2009.01
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
54c     66     Arctic Tern    Sterna paradisaea     

2010.01   22.05.2010   Wildlife photography contest   Booklet, sa   
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus
57c     26     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     
57c     183     Tree Swallow    Tachycineta bicolor     
57c     86     Rufous Hummingbird    Selasphorus rufus     

2010.02   22.05.2010   Wildlife photography contest   5v sheet   2010.01
Great Blue Heron Ardea herodias Tree Swallow Tachycineta bicolor Rufous Hummingbird Selasphorus rufus
57c     26     Great Blue Heron    Ardea herodias     
57c     183     Tree Swallow    Tachycineta bicolor     
57c     86     Rufous Hummingbird    Selasphorus rufus     

2010.03   05.07.2010   Roadside attractions   Booklet, sa   
Canada Goose Branta canadensis Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
57c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     
57c     68     Atlantic Puffin    Fratercula arctica     

2010.04   05.07.2010   Roadside attractions   4v sheet   2010.03
Canada Goose Branta canadensis Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
57c     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     
57c     68     Atlantic Puffin    Fratercula arctica     

2011.01   17.01.2011   Baby animals   4v set, sa   
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
1.25$     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

2011.02   17.01.2011   Baby animals   Booklet, sa   2011.01
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
1.25$     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

2011.03   17.01.2011   Baby animals   4v sheet   2011.01
Canada Goose Branta canadensis
1.25$     14     Canada Goose    Branta canadensis     

2011.04   19.05.2011   Parks Canada   Booklet, sa   
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
59c     37     Golden Eagle    Aquila chrysaetos     

2012.01   16.01.2012   Baby animals   4v set, sa   
Great Northern Loon Gavia immer
1.29$     15     Great Northern Loon    Gavia immer     

2012.02   16.01.2012   Baby animals   Booklet, sa   2012.01
Great Northern Loon Gavia immer
1.29$     15     Great Northern Loon    Gavia immer     

2012.03   16.01.2012   Baby animals   4v sheet   2012.01
Great Northern Loon Gavia immer
1.29$     15     Great Northern Loon    Gavia immer     

2013.01   22.04.2013   Adopt a pet   5v sheet   
Great Northern Loon Gavia immer
P     73     Lilac-crowned Amazon    Amazona finschi     

2013.02   22.04.2013   Adopt a pet   Booklet, sa   2013.01
Great Auk Pinguinus impennis
P     73     Lilac-crowned Amazon    Amazona finschi     

2014.01   31.03.2014   Baby wildlife   5v set, sa   
1$     78     Burrowing Owl    Athene cunicularia     
1.80$     68     Atlantic Puffin    Fratercula arctica     

Canada map

Location: Northern North America
Population: 33.2 million
Climate: varies from temperate in south to subarctic and arctic in north
Terrain: mostly plains with mountains in west and lowlands in southeast

Birds: 638 species

Links:
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Where do you want to go birding today?
South Nahanni River - web search -  image search -  map search
South Saskatchewan River - web search -  image search -  map search
Churchill River - web search -  image search -  map search
Confederation Bridge - web search -  image search -  map search
Waterton Lakes national park - web search -  image search

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11.06.2014