image: Joseph Hautman, USFWS

Saving Wetlands One Stamp at a Time


Each year artists compete in the Federal Duck Stamp Contest to support conservation in the U.S. National Wildlife Refuge System.

  • Stamps are purchased by waterfowl hunters, bird watchers, and art collectors
  • Have contributed more than $1.1 billion to conservation since 1934
  • Have protected more than 6 million acres of wetland habitat