This Wildlife Conservation Issue stamp emphasizes the importance of wildlife conservation in America. Wildlife conservation is the practice of protecting endangered plant and animal species and their habitats. The stamp depicts king salmon, also known as Chinook salmon, migrating upstream to their spawning ground. They can be found in the northern Pacific Ocean and the river systems of western North America ranging from California to Alaska.
United States; North America; Pacific Ocean; California; Alaska; wildlife conservation; protect; endangered; animal; habitat; king salmon; chinook salmon; fish; river; stream; spawning; landscape