migratory-bird hunting and conservation stamp

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 and duck stamp)

Glossary of postal terms. 2014.

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