Title : Protection of Wild Animals and Plants 
(View Special Sheet)
Stamp Serial#
1943 
KPC#
C-1473 
MICHEL#
1967 
StanGib#
2277 
Scott#
1929c 
Date of Issue
03/21/1998 
Quantity
1,500,000 
Denomination
340 won 
Design
Lutra lutra 
Designer
Chun, Hee-han 
Image Area
26mm*36mm 
Perforation
13 
Sheet Composition
12 
Paper
White unwatermarked
Print
Korea Security Printing and Minting Corporation 
Description
We have been issuing special stamps annually of rare and endangered animal and plant species in an effort to encourage the public to join in the drive to protect them.

Enrasian otter (Lutra lutra - Natural Monument No. 330)
Eurasian otter is reported to be docile and have a long, slender body, short legs, webbed feet. These otters have an a sense of sight and hearing, and an especially excellent sense of smell. They live in caves, furrows dug in riverbanks, or hollow logs by bodies of water.