Macao Post issued the special stamps and a souvenir sheet with theme Water and Life, to share the memories of water and to raise concern to protect water resources as well as conserve this precious gift.
Macao, surrounded by sea on three sides, severely lacks natural water resources.
With economic development and the territory’s great growth in population water consumption climbs yearly, while the threat of the salt tides never quite subsides.
Water is very significant for the sustainable development of Macao society. In order to avoid the crisis of a water shortage, all Macao residents living in this land should contribute their effort.
The stamps, shares the memories of water and raise concern to treasure it much more, and continue the determination to protect water resources as well as conserve this precious gift.
Title: Water and Life
Date of Issue: 31 July 2015
Denominations: 2.00, 3.00, 4.50 and 5.50 patacas
Source: Macau Post