Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Collectors Focus Today: 2011 Belarus Fish Stamps
Belarus 2011 Fish Stamps
The Republic of Belarus, is a county in Eastern Europe bordered clockwise by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital is Minsk; It's population is 9,503,807 million people and its strongest economic sectors are agriculture and manufacturing.
Belarus’ unique natural environment is host to a fascinating selection of rare plant and animal species, several national parks and a range of significant conservation projects.
Natural vegetation covers 93.1% of the land, and 1/3 of all green landscape is forest.
Fishing is very popular in Belarus and there are many organized fishing tours to the country.
Fish are so popular they even get a place of respect on stamps -:)