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Federal Duck Stamp

Federal Duck Stamp Facts

-Known as the Migratory Bird Hunting &  Conservation Stamp

-Can be used to gain entrance to Federal Wildlife Refuges

-98% of the proceeds goes to the Migratory Bird Conservation Fund

-President Roosevelt signed the Duck Stamp Act in 1934

-Federal Duck Stamps are issued once every year

-Waterfowl hunters are required to purchase a Federal Duck Stamp

-In 1934 the Federal Duck Stamp was $1.00

-In 2015, the price of the Federal Duck Stamp rose to $25.00

-In 1998, a self-adhesive Federal Duck Stamp was issued

-The first Federal Duck Stamp contest was in 1949

-5.7 million acres have been acquired using duck stamp revenues

-635,000 stamps were sold in 1934

-1,600,000 stamps were sold in 2015

 

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