4.20 This Europa issue from Aland shows the joyous Midsummer celebrations (1998)
March 25, 2010
March 21, 2010
27p Southern Elephant Seal: this seal is the most massive pinniped in existence. A record bull was shot in S. Georgia in 1913 and weighed 11,000 lbs. The main feeding and breeding area for this species is at the edge of Antarctica. Once decimated by 19th century hunters, this species' population had recovered significantly by 1950.
March 7, 2010
$1, $1.50: Eastern Caribbean currency (coins/bills). Montserrat uses a shared currency called the "EC" or "BWI" dollar, which also circulates in Anguilla, Antigua, Dominica, Grenada, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and several smaller islands, all of which are or were British colonies.