Bird stamps of Sweden
Mute Swan Cygnus olor  1942 Swans Mute Swan Cygnus olor  1953 Swans Mute Swan Cygnus olor  1953 Swans Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus  1956 Northern countries day Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus  1956 Northern countries day
Common Crane Grus grus  1968 Cranes Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus  1968 Bruno Liljefors 5v booklet Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus  1968 Bruno Liljefors 5v booklet Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos  1968 Bruno Liljefors 5v booklet Hooded Crow Corvus cornix  1968 Bruno Liljefors 5v booklet
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo  1969 Albert Engstrøm Coil Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo  1969 Albert Engstrøm Coil Common Blackbird Turdus merula  1970 Christmas Booklet Great Tit Parus major  1970 Christmas Booklet Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  1970 Christmas Booklet
European Greenfinch Chloris chloris  1970 Christmas Booklet Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus  1970 Christmas Booklet Common Blackbird Turdus merula  1970 Christmas Booklet Great Tit Parus major  1970 Christmas Booklet Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  1970 Christmas Booklet
European Greenfinch Chloris chloris  1970 Christmas Booklet Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus  1970 Christmas Booklet Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea  1971 Nordic help for refugees campaign Coil Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea  1971 Nordic help for refugees campaign Coil Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea  1971 Nordic help for refugees campaign Booklet
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea  1971 Nordic help for refugees campaign Booklet Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1973 Save our animals 6v booklet White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla  1973 Save our animals 6v booklet Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus  1973 Save our animals 6v booklet White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla  1973 Save our animals 6v booklet Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus  1974 West coast scenes 5v booklet
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus  1975 Capercaillie Common Murre Uria aalge  1976 Auks Coil Razorbill Alca torda  1976 Auks Coil Common Murre Uria aalge  1976 Auks Booklet Razorbill Alca torda  1976 Auks Booklet
Common Murre Uria aalge  1976 Auks Booklet Razorbill Alca torda  1976 Auks Booklet Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus  1977 Tourism 5v booklet Tawny Owl Strix aluco  1977 Tawny Owl
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta  1978 Carl Linné 6v booklet Common Crane Grus grus  1978 Tourism 5v booklet Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus  1981 Gyrfalcon Booklet Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes  1984 Christmas Booklet
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus  1984 Christmas Booklet Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major  1984 Christmas Booklet Eurasian Nuthatch Sitta europaea  1984 Christmas Booklet Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis  1985 Nobel prize winners (Yasunari Kawabata) 5v booklet Common Eider Somateria mollissima  1986 Eider and Whimbrel Booklet
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus  1986 Eider and Whimbrel Booklet Black-throated Loon Gavia arctica  1986 Arctic Loon Coil Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  1987 Christmas 4v booklet European Greenfinch Chloris chloris  1987 Christmas 4v booklet Great Tit Parus major  1987 Christmas 4v booklet
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla  1988 Coastal wildlife Booklet Common Swift Apus apus  1988 Common Swift Ural Owl Strix uralensis  1989 Animals in threatened habitats 6v booklet Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dryobates minor  1989 Animals in threatened habitats 6v booklet Dunlin Calidris alpina  1989 Animals in threatened habitats 6v booklet Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva  1989 Animals in threatened habitats 6v booklet
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo  1989 Eagle Owl Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri  1989 Polar research 6v booklet South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki  1989 Polar research 6v booklet Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle  1989 National parks (Blå Jungfrun) 3v set Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus  1990 National parks (Muddus) 5v set
Eurasian Magpie Pica pica  1991 Skansen Eurasian Magpie Pica pica  1991 Skansen Eurasian Magpie Pica pica  1991 Skansen Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus  1991 Skansen Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus  1992 Mare Balticum Booklet Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa  1992 Mare Balticum Booklet
Common Merganser Mergus merganser  1992 Mare Balticum Booklet Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna  1992 Mare Balticum Booklet Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula  1993 Sea birds Booklet Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca  1993 Sea birds Booklet
Common Eider Somateria mollissima  1993 Sea birds Booklet Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator  1993 Sea birds Booklet Toco Toucan Ramphastos toco  1994 Europa - Swedish explorers Booklet African Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus  1994 Europa - Swedish explorers Booklet
Lesser Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea minor  1994 Europa - Swedish explorers Booklet Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia  1994 WWF Booklet White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla  1994 WWF Booklet White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos  1994 WWF Booklet Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus  1994 WWF Booklet
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea  1996 Isbladskarret 4v booklet Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus  1997 Wildlife 3v set White Stork Ciconia ciconia  1997 Wildlife 3v set Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus  1997 Pheasants Lady Amherst's Pheasant Chrysolophus amherstiae  1997 Pheasants
Eurasian Pygmy Owl Glaucidium passerinum  1999 Europa 2v booklet Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus  2000 Forestry 2v strip Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus  2001 Birds Eurasian Magpie Pica pica  2001 Birds European Herring Gull Larus argentatus  2001 Birds
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus  2001 Birds Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans  2002 South Polar expedition 1901 - 1903 Booklet Gentoo Penguin Pygoscelis papua  2002 South Polar expedition 1901 - 1903 Booklet
Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus  2002 Osprey Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus  2002 Summer in Bohuslan 4v booklet, sa Common Eider Somateria mollissima  2002 Summer in Bohuslan 4v booklet, sa Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius  2003 Europa 4v booklet
Common Crane Grus grus  2003 Oland moor 4v booklet Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta  2003 Waterbirds Booklet Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus  2003 Waterbirds Booklet Black-throated Loon Gavia arctica  2003 Waterbirds Booklet
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus  2003 Waterbirds Booklet Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto  2004 Doves and pigeons 3v set Common Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus  2004 Doves and pigeons 3v set Great Tit Parus major  2004 Winter birds Booklet Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella  2004 Winter birds Booklet
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator  2004 Winter birds Booklet Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  2004 Winter birds Booklet Great Tit Parus major  2004 Christmas Booklet, sa Eurasian Magpie Pica pica  2004 Christmas Booklet, sa Razorbill Alca torda  2005 The High Coast 4v booklet
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla  2005 The High Coast 4v booklet Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus  2005 Golden Oriole Eurasian Coot Fulica atra  2006 Summer by the lake Coil Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  2006 Christmas Booklet, sa
Black-throated Loon Gavia arctica  2007 Summer landscapes 4v booklet Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus  2009 Birds Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus  2009 Birds White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla  2009 Birds Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus  2009 Birds
Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta  2009 Snow-white animals 3vx2 booklet Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta  2009 Snow-white animals 3vx2 booklet Tawny Owl Strix aluco  2010 Europa 4v set Great Tit Parus major  2010 Europa 4v set Goldcrest Regulus regulus  2010 Europa 4v set
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula  2010 Europa 4v set European Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatus  2010 Europa 4v set Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major  2010 Europa 4v set Red Junglefowl Gallus gallus  2012 Domestic fowl races 4v booklet, sa White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla  2016 Birds
Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea  2016 Birds sa Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops  2016 Birds sa
Sweden map

Location: Northern Europe
Population: 9 million
Climate: temperate in south with cold, cloudy winters and cool, partly cloudy summers; subarctic in north
Terrain: mostly flat or gently rolling lowlands; mountains in west

Birds: 480 species

Links:
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Where do you want to go birding today?
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Carl Linné web search
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Isbladskarret - web search -  image search -  map search



BIRD SPECIES SHOWN

Mute Swan Cygnus olor
Whooper Swan Cygnus cygnus
Common Crane Grus grus
Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos
Hooded Crow Corvus cornix
Eurasian Eagle-Owl Bubo bubo
Common Blackbird Turdus merula
Great Tit Parus major
Eurasian Bullfinch Pyrrhula pyrrhula
European Greenfinch Chloris chloris
Eurasian Blue Tit Cyanistes caeruleus
Arctic Tern Sterna paradisaea
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus
White-tailed Eagle Haliaeetus albicilla
Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus
Common Murre Uria aalge
Razorbill Alca torda
Black-headed Gull Chroicocephalus ridibundus
Tawny Owl Strix aluco
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta
Gyrfalcon Falco rusticolus
Hawfinch Coccothraustes coccothraustes
Bohemian Waxwing Bombycilla garrulus
Great Spotted Woodpecker Dendrocopos major
Eurasian Nuthatch Sitta europaea
Red-crowned Crane Grus japonensis
Common Eider Somateria mollissima
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus
Black-throated Loon Gavia arctica
Common Swift Apus apus
Ural Owl Strix uralensis
Lesser Spotted Woodpecker Dryobates minor
Dunlin Calidris alpina
Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva
Emperor Penguin Aptenodytes forsteri
South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki
Black Guillemot Cepphus grylle
Eurasian Magpie Pica pica
Indian Peafowl Pavo cristatus
Western Osprey Pandion haliaetus
Black-tailed Godwit Limosa limosa
Common Merganser Mergus merganser
Common Shelduck Tadorna tadorna
Tufted Duck Aythya fuligula
Velvet Scoter Melanitta fusca
Red-breasted Merganser Mergus serrator
Toco Toucan Ramphastos toco
African Sacred Ibis Threskiornis aethiopicus
Lesser Bird-of-paradise Paradisaea minor
Caspian Tern Hydroprogne caspia
White-backed Woodpecker Dendrocopos leucotos
Lesser White-fronted Goose Anser erythropus
Grey Heron Ardea cinerea
Snowy Owl Bubo scandiacus
White Stork Ciconia ciconia
Common Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
Lady Amherst's Pheasant Chrysolophus amherstiae
Eurasian Pygmy Owl Glaucidium passerinum
Northern Lapwing Vanellus vanellus
European Herring Gull Larus argentatus
Long-tailed Tit Aegithalos caudatus
Wandering Albatross Diomedea exulans
Gentoo Penguin Pygoscelis papua
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus
Great Crested Grebe Podiceps cristatus
Eurasian Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto
Common Wood Pigeon Columba palumbus
Yellowhammer Emberiza citrinella
Pine Grosbeak Pinicola enucleator
Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus
Eurasian Coot Fulica atra
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus
Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus
Rock Ptarmigan Lagopus muta
Goldcrest Regulus regulus
European Crested Tit Lophophanes cristatus
Red Junglefowl Gallus gallus
Common Redpoll Acanthis flammea
Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops


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