Tuesday, May 8, 2012

National Natural Park "Katynkaragay"

Designer: Danijar Mukhamedjanov
Paper: chalky
Printing process: offset
Perforation: comb 13 1/2 : 13 3/4
Size of a stamp: 37 x 26 mm.
Size of the Miniature Sheet: 109 x 128 mm.
Miniature Sheet composition: 8 (2 x 4) stamps
Printing run: 30.000 stamps or 3.750 Miniature Sheets.
Michel catalogue number: 742

110 (T). multicoloured. National natural park "Katynkaragay".

National park Katynkaragay - the largest in Kazakhstan specially protected naturalarea of 643,477 hectares of area. The reserve is rich in species diversity is concentrated flora and fauna, preserved species included in the Red Book of Kazakhstan. The park grows over 1,000 species of vascular plants, 30 of them are listed as endangered. Forests - the main asset of the park, they occupy 34% of thearea, and consist mainly of coniferous species.

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