Bird stamps of Jersey
Common Ostrich Struthio camelus  1970 Battle of flowers 4v set White Eared Pheasant Crossoptilon crossoptilon  1971 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 4v set Thick-billed Parrot Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha  1971 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 4v set Bali Myna Leucopsar rothschildi  1972 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 4v set
Common Tern Sterna hirundo  1975 Sea birds European Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus  1975 Sea birds Brant Goose Branta bernicla  1975 Sea birds European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis  1975 Sea birds Pink Pigeon Nesoenas mayeri  1979 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 5v set
Northern Bald Ibis Geronticus eremita  1979 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 5v set Coscoroba Swan Coscoroba coscoroba  1984 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 6v set St. Lucia Amazon Amazona versicolor  1984 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 6v set European Robin Erithacus rubecula  1986 Christmas 3v set Rodrigues Fody Foudia flavicans  1988 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 5v set
Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus  1988 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust 5v set Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  1989 WWF 4v set White Wagtail Motacilla alba  1992 Winter birds Common Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla  1992 Winter birds Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago  1992 Winter birds Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus  1992 Winter birds
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris  1992 Winter birds Major Mitchell's Cockatoo Lophochroa leadbeateri  1992 Batik designs 4v set Short-toed Treecreeper Certhia brachydactyla  1993 Summer birds Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata  1993 Summer birds Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe  1993 Summer birds
Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus  1993 Summer birds Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius  1993 Summer birds Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator  1997 Seabirds and waders Common Tern Sterna hirundo  1997 Seabirds and waders Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus  1997 Seabirds and waders
Dunlin Calidris alpina  1997 Seabirds and waders Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica  1997 Seabirds and waders Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus  1997 Seabirds and waders Common Redshank Tringa totanus  1997 Seabirds and waders European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis  1997 Seabirds and waders
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator  1997 Seabirds and waders Sheet Common Tern Sterna hirundo  1997 Seabirds and waders Sheet Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus  1997 Seabirds and waders Sheet Dunlin Calidris alpina  1997 Seabirds and waders Sheet Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica  1997 Seabirds and waders Sheet
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus  1997 Seabirds and waders Sheet Common Redshank Tringa totanus  1997 Seabirds and waders Sheet European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis  1997 Seabirds and waders Sheet Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator  1997 Pacific 97 Sheet Common Tern Sterna hirundo  1997 Pacific 97 Sheet
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus  1997 Pacific 97 Sheet Dunlin Calidris alpina  1997 Pacific 97 Sheet Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica  1997 Pacific 97 Sheet Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus  1997 Pacific 97 Sheet Common Redshank Tringa totanus  1997 Pacific 97 Sheet
European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis  1997 Pacific 97 Sheet Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques  1997 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust Bernier's Teal Anas bernieri  1997 Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust Sanderling Calidris alba  1998 Seabirds and waders
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus  1998 Seabirds and waders Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis  1998 Seabirds and waders Brant Goose Branta bernicla  1998 Seabirds and waders Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis  1998 Seabirds and waders Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres  1998 Seabirds and waders
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta  1998 Seabirds and waders Razorbill Alca torda  1998 Seabirds and waders Sanderling Calidris alba  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet
Brant Goose Branta bernicla  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Razorbill Alca torda  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet
Dunlin Calidris alpina  1998 Imprint 1998 on 1997.01 Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica  1998 Imprint 1998 on 1997.01 Northern Gannet Morus bassanus  1998 Seabirds and waders Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula  1998 Seabirds and waders Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola  1998 Seabirds and waders
European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria  1998 Seabirds and waders Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia  1998 Seabirds and waders Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata  1998 Seabirds and waders European Herring Gull Larus argentatus  1998 Seabirds and waders Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus  1998 Seabirds and waders
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet European Herring Gull Larus argentatus  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus  1998 Seabirds and waders Sheet Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica  1999 Seabirds and waders Common Scoter Melanitta nigra  1999 Seabirds and waders
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus  1999 Seabirds and waders Little Egret Egretta garzetta  1999 Seabirds and waders Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis  1999 Seabirds and waders Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo  1999 Seabirds and waders Eurasian Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus  1999 Seabirds and waders
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea  1999 Seabirds and waders Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica  1999 Seabirds and waders Sheet Common Scoter Melanitta nigra  1999 Seabirds and waders Sheet Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus  1999 Seabirds and waders Sheet Little Egret Egretta garzetta  1999 Seabirds and waders Sheet
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis  1999 Seabirds and waders Sheet Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo  1999 Seabirds and waders Sheet Eurasian Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus  1999 Seabirds and waders Sheet Grey Heron Ardea cinerea  1999 Seabirds and waders Sheet
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula  2001 Europa 6v set Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis  2001 Jersey nature Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis  2001 Belgica 2001 Long-eared Owl Asio otus  2001 Birds of prey
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  2001 Birds of prey Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus  2001 Birds of prey Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus  2001 Birds of prey Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus  2001 Birds of prey Tawny Owl Strix aluco  2001 Birds of prey
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  2001 Birds of prey Long-eared Owl Asio otus  2001 Birds of prey Booklet Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  2001 Birds of prey Booklet Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus  2001 Birds of prey Booklet Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus  2001 Birds of prey Booklet Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus  2001 Birds of prey Booklet
Tawny Owl Strix aluco  2001 Birds of prey Booklet Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  2001 Birds of prey Booklet Western Barn Owl Tyto alba  2001 Hafnia 01 European Herring Gull Larus argentatus  2003 Europa - Poster Art 4v set Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus  2003 Offshore reefs 5v set, sa
Atlantic Canary Serinus canaria  2003 Pets 5v set Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus  2003 Pets 5v set European Herring Gull Larus argentatus  2004 Europa - Holidays 4v set Eurasian Teal Anas crecca  2004 Ducks and swans
Mute Swan Cygnus olor  2004 Ducks and swans Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata  2004 Ducks and swans Common Pochard Aythya ferina  2004 Ducks and swans Black Swan Cygnus atratus  2004 Ducks and swans
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope  2004 Ducks and swans Mallard Anas platyrhynchos  2004 Ducks and swans Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata  2004 WWF 4v set in sheet with 2 sets Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata  2004 WWF Sheet with 10x70p
European Robin Erithacus rubecula  2005 H C Andersen 5v set Mute Swan Cygnus olor  2005 H C Andersen Mute Swan Cygnus olor  2005 Nordia 2005
House Sparrow Passer domesticus  2007 Garden birds Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs  2007 Garden birds Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus  2007 Garden birds Common Blackbird Turdus merula  2007 Garden birds
Eurasian Magpie Pica pica  2007 Garden birds Great Tit Parus major  2007 Garden birds House Sparrow Passer domesticus  2007 Garden birds Sheet Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs  2007 Garden birds Sheet
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus  2007 Garden birds Sheet Common Blackbird Turdus merula  2007 Garden birds Sheet Eurasian Magpie Pica pica  2007 Garden birds Sheet Great Tit Parus major  2007 Garden birds Sheet
Common Blackbird Turdus merula  2007 Garden birds Sheet Eurasian Magpie Pica pica  2007 Garden birds Sheet Great Tit Parus major  2007 Garden birds Sheet Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe  2008 Migrating birds
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra  2008 Migrating birds European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca  2008 Migrating birds Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava  2008 Migrating birds Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus  2008 Migrating birds
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus  2008 Migrating birds Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe  2008 Migrating birds Sheet Whinchat Saxicola rubetra  2008 Migrating birds Sheet European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca  2008 Migrating birds Sheet
Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava  2008 Migrating birds Sheet Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus  2008 Migrating birds Sheet Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus  2008 Migrating birds Sheet Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava  2008 Migrating birds Sheet
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus  2008 Migrating birds Sheet Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus  2008 Migrating birds Sheet Dunnock Prunella modularis  2009 Song birds Song Thrush Turdus philomelos  2009 Song birds
Eurasian Wren Troglodytes troglodytes  2009 Song birds Eurasian Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla  2009 Song birds Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus  2009 Song birds European Robin Erithacus rubecula  2009 Song birds
Dunnock Prunella modularis  2009 Song birds Sheet Song Thrush Turdus philomelos  2009 Song birds Sheet Eurasian Wren Troglodytes troglodytes  2009 Song birds Sheet Eurasian Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla  2009 Song birds Sheet
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus  2009 Song birds Sheet European Robin Erithacus rubecula  2009 Song birds Sheet Eurasian Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla  2009 Song birds Sheet Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus  2009 Song birds Sheet
European Robin Erithacus rubecula  2009 Song birds Sheet Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius  2010 Woodland birds Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major  2010 Woodland birds Short-toed Treecreeper Certhia brachydactyla  2010 Woodland birds
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita  2010 Woodland birds Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus  2010 Woodland birds European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur  2010 Woodland birds Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius  2010 Woodland birds Sheet
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major  2010 Woodland birds Sheet Short-toed Treecreeper Certhia brachydactyla  2010 Woodland birds Sheet Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita  2010 Woodland birds Sheet Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus  2010 Woodland birds Sheet
European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur  2010 Woodland birds Sheet Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita  2010 Woodland birds Sheet Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus  2010 Woodland birds Sheet European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur  2010 Woodland birds Sheet
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica  2011 Summer visiting birds Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata  2011 Summer visiting birds Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus  2011 Summer visiting birds Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis  2011 Summer visiting birds
Common Linnet Linaria cannabina  2011 Summer visiting birds Common Swift Apus apus  2011 Summer visiting birds Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet Common Linnet Linaria cannabina  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet Common Swift Apus apus  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet
Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet Common Linnet Linaria cannabina  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet Common Swift Apus apus  2011 Summer visiting birds Sheet Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus  2011 Conservation 6v set
Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata  2011 Conservation 6v set Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus  2011 Conservation 6v set Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica  2011 Conservation 6v set Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dryobates minor  2012 Threatened birds
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola  2012 Threatened birds Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella  2012 Threatened birds European Serin Serinus serinus  2012 Threatened birds Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  2012 Threatened birds
Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus  2012 Threatened birds Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dryobates minor  2012 Threatened birds Sheet European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola  2012 Threatened birds Sheet Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella  2012 Threatened birds Sheet
European Serin Serinus serinus  2012 Threatened birds Sheet Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  2012 Threatened birds Sheet Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus  2012 Threatened birds Sheet European Serin Serinus serinus  2012 Threatened birds Sheet
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  2012 Threatened birds Sheet Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula  2016 Ducks Northern Pintail Anas acuta  2016 Ducks Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata  2016 Ducks
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna  2016 Ducks Smew Mergellus albellus  2016 Ducks Mallard Anas platyrhynchos  2016 Ducks Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna  2016 Ducks Sheet
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata  2016 Ducks Sheet Mangrove Finch Camarhynchus heliobates  2017 Durrell & Darwin 6v set Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius  2017 Kaleidoscopes 6v set Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius  2017 Kaleidoscopes 6v sheet
European Robin Erithacus rubecula  2017 Christmas 8v set
Jersey map

Location: Western Europe, island in the English Channel
Population: 91,500
Climate: temperate; mild winters and cool summers
Terrain: gently rolling plain with low, rugged hills along north coast

Birds: 458 species

Links:
Jersey Post postal administration website
Jersey Wildlife Preservation Trust web search



BIRD SPECIES SHOWN

Common Ostrich Struthio camelus
White Eared Pheasant Crossoptilon crossoptilon
Thick-billed Parrot Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha
Bali Myna Leucopsar rothschildi
Common Tern Sterna hirundo
European Storm Petrel Hydrobates pelagicus
Brant Goose Branta bernicla
European Shag Phalacrocorax aristotelis
Pink Pigeon Nesoenas mayeri
Northern Bald Ibis Geronticus eremita
Coscoroba Swan Coscoroba coscoroba
St. Lucia Amazon Amazona versicolor
European Robin Erithacus rubecula
Rodrigues Fody Foudia flavicans
Mauritius Kestrel Falco punctatus
Western Barn Owl Tyto alba
White Wagtail Motacilla alba
Common Firecrest Regulus ignicapilla
Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
Fieldfare Turdus pilaris
Major Mitchell's Cockatoo Lophochroa leadbeateri
Short-toed Treecreeper Certhia brachydactyla
Dartford Warbler Sylvia undata
Northern Wheatear Oenanthe oenanthe
Cirl Bunting Emberiza cirlus
Eurasian Jay Garrulus glandarius
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Atlantic Puffin Fratercula arctica
Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus
Common Redshank Tringa totanus
Echo Parakeet Psittacula eques
Bernier's Teal Anas bernieri
Sanderling Calidris alba
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Sandwich Tern Thalasseus sandvicensis
Northern Fulmar Fulmarus glacialis
Ruddy Turnstone Arenaria interpres
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
Razorbill Alca torda
Northern Gannet Morus bassanus
Common Ringed Plover Charadrius hiaticula
Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola
European Golden Plover Pluvialis apricaria
Common Greenshank Tringa nebularia
Eurasian Curlew Numenius arquata
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
Bar-tailed Godwit Limosa lapponica
Common Scoter Melanitta nigra
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Little Egret Egretta garzetta
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Great Cormorant Phalacrocorax carbo
Eurasian Rock Pipit Anthus petrosus
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis
Long-eared Owl Asio otus
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Tawny Owl Strix aluco
Atlantic Canary Serinus canaria
Budgerigar Melopsittacus undulatus
Eurasian Teal Anas crecca
Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Northern Shoveler Spatula clypeata
Common Pochard Aythya ferina
Black Swan Cygnus atratus
Eurasian Wigeon Mareca penelope
Mallard Anas platyrhynchos
House Sparrow Passer domesticus
Common Chaffinch Fringilla coelebs
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Common Blackbird Turdus merula
Eurasian Magpie Pica pica
Great Tit Parus major
Whinchat Saxicola rubetra
European Pied Flycatcher Ficedula hypoleuca
Western Yellow Wagtail Motacilla flava
Ring Ouzel Turdus torquatus
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus
Dunnock Prunella modularis
Song Thrush Turdus philomelos
Eurasian Wren Troglodytes troglodytes
Eurasian Blackcap Sylvia atricapilla
Mistle Thrush Turdus viscivorus
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major
Common Chiffchaff Phylloscopus collybita
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus
European Turtle Dove Streptopelia turtur
Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica
Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Common Whitethroat Sylvia communis
Common Linnet Linaria cannabina
Common Swift Apus apus
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dryobates minor
European Stonechat Saxicola rubicola
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
European Serin Serinus serinus
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula
Northern Pintail Anas acuta
Mandarin Duck Aix galericulata
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Smew Mergellus albellus
Mangrove Finch Camarhynchus heliobates


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