duck stamp
An adhesive stamp sold by the US Federal and various state governments as proof of payment for a duck hunting licence, with the proceeds used for conservation programs.

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  • duck stamp — (informal) (See migratory bird hunting and conservation stamp) …   Glossary of postal terms

  • Duck Stamp — Migratory Bird Hunting Stamp Act Le Migratory Bird Hunting Stamp Act (littéralement de l anglais Loi des timbres de chasse aux oiseaux migrateurs) ou d une manière plus populaire Duck Stamp Act (Loi du timbre canard) est une mesure votée par le… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • duck stamp — noun : the federal migratory bird hunting stamp first issued in 1934 that is required on the hunting licenses of wild fowl hunters over 16 years of age and that is sold to raise funds for the protection of migratory birds (as by the purchase of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Federal Duck Stamp — Federal Duck Stamp, signed by hunter as required for legal use The federal duck stamp was created through a wetlands conservation program. President Herbert Hoover signed the Migratory Bird Conservation Act in 1929 to authorize the acquisition… …   Wikipedia

  • Oregon Federal Junior Duck Stamp Competition — The Oregon Junior Duck Stamp is a U.S. art competition in which high school juniors create realistic drawings or paintings of ducks. The painting must be painted, drawn, black and white, and colored. The background must be a natural scene. There… …   Wikipedia

  • Stamp collecting — is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects, such as covers (envelopes or packages with stamps on them). It is one of the world s most popular hobbies, with estimates of the number of collectors ranging up to 20 million in the United… …   Wikipedia

  • Migratory Bird Hunting Stamp Act — Le Migratory Bird Hunting Stamp Act (littéralement de l anglais Loi des timbres de chasse aux oiseaux migrateurs) ou d une manière plus populaire Duck Stamp Act (Loi du timbre canard) est une mesure votée par le congrès américain en 1934. Cette… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • migratory-bird hunting and conservation stamp — A nonpostal stamp required by federal law for hunting ducks, geese, etc. This type of stamp is sold on behalf of the Department of the Interior by large post offices and by post offices where justified by customer demand. (Also called bird stamp… …   Glossary of postal terms

  • Wood stamp — Wood Wood, n. [OE. wode, wude, AS. wudu, wiodu; akin to OHG. witu, Icel. vi?r, Dan. & Sw. ved wood, and probably to Ir. & Gael. fiodh, W. gwydd trees, shrubs.] [1913 Webster] 1. A large and thick collection of trees; a forest or grove; frequently …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Donald Duck — First appearance The Wise Little Hen (1934) Created by Walt Disney …   Wikipedia

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