New bird stamps found on the web

This page is for listing stamps I am aware of and may need. Some are found on official sites, while others are listed on dealers' sites.
If you know of new bird stamps not listed here, please let me know!
Latest additions: Romania, Colombia, Paraguay, Romania updated, USA updated, Croatia updated, Japan, Colombia
Expected later updated
Country Detail Date of Issue Status Source of information
Species Added 27 July 2022
The plan for 2022 includes "Raptors of Tunisia" but with no further details.
Update 27/7/22 Tunisian Post lists the species as "Rapaces de Tunisie : Vautour percnoptère - Circaète Jean le Blanc - Grand duc Ascalaphe - Effraie des clochers, which means that the species should be: Egyptian Vulture (Neophron percnopterus), Short-toed Eagle (Circaetus gallicus), Pharaoh Eagle-Owl (Bubo ascalaphus) and Barn Owl (Tyto alba).
26 September 2022 Reminder Bitter Grounds and Tunisian Post
Czechia The plan for 2022 includes Nature Protection: Macha's Area: 1 sheet with 4 stamps, 3 of which feature Mute Swan (Cygnus olor), Common Crane (Grus grus) and Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus). 7 September 2022 Reminder Czechia Post via a Correspondent.
World Heritage Series: Amami Oshima, Tokunoshima, Northern Okinawa Island and Iriomote Island: 10 stamps, with three featuring Crested Serpent-Eagle (Spilornis cheela), Lidth's Jay (Garrulus lidthi) and Okinawa Rail (Gallirallus okinawae). 10 August 2022 Thumb down Japan Philately
Austria The plan for 2022 includes Birdpex 2022: 1 stamp featuring Mute Swan (Cygnus olor). 5 August 2022 Reminder Austria Post
Full details published 17 July 2022
Virtual Stamp Club has published some details of the programme for 2022. It includes a 16-stamp issue on Marine Sanctuaries. One stamp features Red-footed Booby (Sula sula).
Update 17/7/22 There is a bird over the Sea lion colony, which is probably a Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus).
5 August 2022 Reminder Virtual Stamp Club
Hummingbirds: 4 stamps listed as featuring Ruby-throated Hummingbird (Archilochus colubris), Bee Hummingbird (Mellisuga helenae), Giant Hummingbird (Patagona gigas) and Allen's Hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin). A sale on Delcampe shows the 4 stamps 29 July 2022 Thumb down Romania Post and Delcampe
Isle of Man
The Creative Network: 10 stamps with one featuring Eurasian Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes). 28 July 2022 Thumb down IoM Post
Full details published 14 July 2022
BIRDPEX - Protected Bird Species: 4 stamps. This PDF lists the species as European Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis), Broad-billed Sandpiper (Calidris falcinellus), Eurasian Eagle-Owl (Bubo bubo) and Common Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis).
Update An image of the stamps has been published on the Birdpex9 blog.
Update 14/7/22 Full details have now been published on the Croatia Post website
27 July 2022 Reminder Croatia Post and Birdpex Blog
Full details published 21 July 2022
The Plan for 2022: : includes "Wild ducks and geese" but with no further information
Update Full details have been published and list the species as Ferruginous Pochard (Aythya nyroca), Canada Goose (Branta canadensis), Common Eider (Somateria mollissima), Wood Duck (Aix sponsa) and Upland Goose (Chloephaga picta).
21 July 2022 Tick Romania Post
This sale on Delcampe has a single stamp with Scarlet Macaw (Ara macao). This seems to be one of a continuation of the National Parks series. Eventually, I did find the corresponding sheet which revealed that the top stamp of the sheet has Neotropic Cormorant (Phalacrocorax brasilianus). 19 July 2022 Reminder Delcampe but not
Australia Budgerigars: 3 stamps all featuring varieties of Budgerigar (Melopsittacus undulatus). The issue is announced in Australia Post's Stamp Bulletin 378. 11 July 2022 Thumb down Australia Post and Commonwealth Stamps Opinion
Intelligent Animals: 4 stamps with one featuring Grey Parrot (Psittacus erithacus). 6 July 2022 Thumb down Romania Post
112 Years of the Foundation of the Central Club of Balderrama : one stamp featuring Blue-and-yellow Macaw (Ara ararauna). 1 July 2022 Thumb down Paraguay Post (Dinacopa) and Bombay Stamps.
National Natural Parks of Colombia Caribbean Region: sheet with 8 stamps, with two featuring Caribbean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) and Snowy Egret (Egretta thula). 24 June 2022 Reminder
Guernsey Seagull Mischief: 4 stamps all featuring probable European Herring Gull (Larus argentatus). The images are in an advertisement in the June issue of Gibbons Stamp Monthly. Here's the link on Guernsey Stamps. 22 June 2022 Thumb down Guernsey Stamps
Colombia Deparments of Colombia: Córdoba: sheet with 12 stamps, with one featuring Agami Heron (Agamia agami). 21 June 2022 Reminder
Norfolk Is. Norfolk Island Morepork- Back from the Brink: 2 stamps featuring Morepork (Ninox novaeseelandiae). The issue is announced in Australia Post's Stamp Bulletin 377. 21 June 2022 Thumb down Australia Post
Germany I have received news of an environmental Protection issue featuring Antarctica. I think there is a single stamp with Emperor Penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri). 2 June 2022 Thumb down Correspondent
Austria Landscape: Amazing places in Austria: 4 stamps with one featuring Great Egret (Ardea alba). 27 May 2022 Thumb down Austria Post
Japan Mongolia diplomatic relations 50th anniversary: 10 stamps, with one featuring a hunter with presumed Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos). 24 May 2022 Thumb down Japan Philately
Mauritius The Programme for 2022 includes: "22 May - International Day of Biological Diversity, Extinct birds of Mauritius" Three species are listed: Mauritius wood pigeon, Mauritius blue pigeon and Rodrigues blue pigeon. Commonwealth Stamps Opinion has published images of these stamps 22 May 2022 Thumb down Commonwealth Stamps blog
Japan 50th anniversary of the return to Okinawa: 5 stamps, with one featuring Okinawa Rail (Gallirallus okinawae). 13 May 2022 Thumb down Japan Philately
Romania The Plan for 2022: : includes "Night birds" but with no further information
Update A press release gives full details. The 4 stamps feature Boreal Owl (Aegolius funereus), Barn Owl (Tyto alba), Eurasian Eagle-Owl (Bubo bubo) and Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus).
12 May 2022 Thumb down Romania Post
Aland Europa: : single with 2 birds, one of which is a reasonable Common Tern (Sterna hirundo). 9 May 2022 Reminder Europa Stamps
Colombia United States- 200 years of diplomatic relations: sheet with 4 stamps, with two featuring Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus) and Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus). 2 May 2022 Thumb down
St. Maarten The Friendly Island: MS with 8 stamps 2 of which feature Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis). 2 May 2022 Thumb down WOPA+
Austria "Ruster Ausbruch" DAC: Golden yellow sweet wine: 4 stamps with one featuring White Stork (Ciconia ciconia). 30 April 2022 Thumb down Austria Post
Aruba Flamingo: 4 stamps all featuring Caribbean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber). 29 April 2022 Thumb down PostAruba
Spain Mail Art: single with a bird that was apparently intended to be a Wagtail, presumably White Wagtail (Motacilla alba), but artistic licence has produced a bird that reminds me of a Black-capped Chickadee (Poecile atricapillus).
The issue was featured here.
26 April 2022 Thumb down Spanish Post and TPA
Australia Postcards to the Front: 3 stamps, all featuring Laughing Kookaburra (Dacelo novaeguineae. Each is depicted wearing a cap representing each of the armed forces. 12 April 2022 Thumb down Australia Post
Korea (S) World Forestry Congress: single stamp with various wildlife. Two birds flying out of the forest seem to be Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), but why are they with Tiger and Sun Bear? (Because it is a World event and the species is popular.) 5 April 2022 Thumb down Korea Stamp Society
Alderney Alderney Patois: 8 stamps with one featuring the Puffins of Burhou 4 April 2022 Thumb down Guernsey Post
Caribbean Netherlands Three sales have appeared on Ebay featuring birds of the Netherlands, but issued with names of the 3 islands of the Caribbean Netherlands. They also featured on WOPA+. They seem to be based on images that were printed in Nederlandsche vogelen (Dutch Birds) published between 1770 and 1829. Birds (Bonaire): 24 stamps featuring Eurasian Magpie (Pica pica), Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), Common Eider (Somateria mollissima), Northern Harrier (Circus cyaneus), Great Reed-Warbler (Acrocephalus arundinaceus), Eurasian Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus), Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos), Yellow Wagtail (Motacilla flava), Eurasian Jay (Garrulus glandarius), Eurasian Eagle-Owl (Bubo bubo), European Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis), Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica), Red Kite (Milvus milvus), Hawfinch (Coccothraustes coccothraustes), Common Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis), Black Grouse (Tetrao tetrix), House Martin (Delichon urbica), Sedge Warbler (Acrocephalus schoenobaenus), Canada Goose (Branta canadensis), Eurasian Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus), Northern Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis), White Stork (Ciconia ciconia), Eurasian Buzzard (Buteo buteo) and Eurasian Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus).
Birds (Saba): 24 stamps featuring Eurasian Blackbird (Turdus merula), Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea), Barn Owl (Tyto alba), Pied Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta), European Herring Gull (Larus argentatus), European Stonechat (Saxicola rubicola), Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus), Eurasian Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia), Eurasian Skylark (Alauda arvensis), Common Wood-Pigeon (Columba palumbus), Crested Tit (Lophophanes cristatus), Eurasian Nuthatch (Sitta europaea), Thrush Nightingale (Luscinia luscinia), Eurasian Coot (Fulica atra), Whimbrel (Numenius phaeopus), Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus), Sandwich Tern (Sterna sandvicensis), Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus), Whinchat (Saxicola rubetra), Garden Warbler (Sylvia borin), Eurasian Golden Oriole (Oriolus oriolus), Eurasian Blue Tit (Cyanistes caeruleus), Long-tailed Tit (Aegithalos caudatus) and Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus).
Birds (St. Eustatius): 24 stamps featuring Eurasian Jackdaw (Corvus monedula), Great Spotted Woodpecker (Dendrocopos major), European Starling (Sturnus vulgaris), Ring-necked Pheasant (Phasianus colchicus), Common Redshank (Tringa totanus), Great Bittern (Botaurus stellaris), European Robin (Erithacus rubecula), Eurasian Nutcracker (Nucifraga caryocatactes), Common Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus), Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe), Little Owl (Athene noctua), Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos), Great Tit (Parus major), Redwing (Turdus iliacus), Bohemian Waxwing (Bombycilla garrulus), Black-tailed Godwit (Limosa limosa), Common Snipe (Gallinago gallinago), European Goldfinch (Carduelis carduelis), Rook (Corvus frugilegus), Common Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita), Northern Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus), House Sparrow (Passer domesticus), Tawny Owl (Strix aluco) and Eurasian Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes).
2 April 2022 Thumb down Ebay and WOPA+
Albania Europa 2021: at least one stamp featuring various animals including a presumed Golden Eagle (Aquila chrysaetos).
Update Europa Stamps has updated its listing showing a single stamp with face value of 150 leke. The same design appears in miniature sheet but with a face value of 250 leke, and more birds in the border. This FDC confirms the issue date.
30 March 2022 Thumb down Europa Stamps, Bitter Grounds, and Delcampe
Andorra (Spanish Post) The Programme for 2022 includes "Fauna - Gran Duc": probably one stamp featuring Eurasian Eagle-Owl (Bubo bubo).
Update WopaPlus has published disappointing details.
25 March 2022 Thumb down Spanish Post and WOPA
AAT Penguins: 4 stamps featuring Emperor Penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) and Adelie Penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae). The image is taken from the online version of Stamp Bulletin 376. 22 March 2022 Thumb down Australia Post
United Nations Endangered Species: 3 sets of 4 stamps. The birds featured are listed as Keel-billed Toucan (Ramphastos sulfuratus) and Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus). 18 March 2022 Thumb down UNPA
Caribbean Netherlands Fauna (Saba): 10 stamps with 2 featuring Red-billed Tropicbird (Phaethon aethereus) and Antillean Crested Hummingbird (Orthorhyncus cristatus). The same page has links to similar issues for St. Eustatius and Bonaire with their stamps featuring American Kestrel (Falco sparverius) and Purple-throated Carib (Eulampis jugularis) and Caribbean Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) and Ruby-topaz Hummingbird (Chrysolampis mosquitus) respectively. 1 March 2022 Reminder WOPA
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3 August 2022
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