Great Plains Prairie
Nature of America Series
Issue Date: April 19, 2001
City: Lincoln, NE
Printed by: Ashton-Potter (USA) Ltd
Printing Method: Lithographed
Perforations: Serpentine die cut 10
This stamp is part of the Great Plains Prairie issue. This pane of ten stamps is the third in the Nature of America Series issued to promote appreciation of North America's major plant and animal communities. The Great Plains Prairie covers over a million square miles in the center of North America. It's an enormous, grass-covered plateau formed by erosion of the Rocky Mountains.