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" The spot is in the middle of a very steep pasture, inclining to the south. Eighty years ago the owner of the land, perceiving that young firs were shooting up in the upper part of it, determined to let them grow, and they soon formed a flourishing grove.... "
Man and Nature: Or, Physical Geography as Modified by Human Action - Page 207
by George Perkins Marsh - 1864 - 560 pages
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American Farmer

Agriculture - 1866
...spring RIpeared in place of the occasional rill, and furnishe‚ abundant water in the longest drought. For forty or fifty years this spring was considered the best in Clos-dii-Doubs. A few years sim-c, the grove was felled, and the ground turne-l again to a pasture....
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Journal of the Royal Agricultural Society of England

Royal Agricultural Society of England - Agriculture - 1878
...spring appeared in place of the occasional rill, and furnished abundant water in the longest drought. For forty or fifty years this spring was considered the best in Clos-du-Doubs. A few years since the grove was felled and the ground turned again into a pasture. The...
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Report of the Secretary, Volume 6

Michigan. State Board of Agriculture - Agriculture - 1867
...water in the longest drought. For 40 or 50 years this spring was considered the best in Clos de D jubs. A few years since the grove was felled, and the ground...the wood, and is now as dry as it was ninety years since." The interesting and somewhat differing way in which the leaves of plants appear to act in the...
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Documents Accompanying the Journal ...

Michigan. Legislature - Michigan - 1867
...they soon formed a flourishing grove. As soon as they were well grown, a fine spring appeared in the place of the occasional rill, and furnished abundant...this spring was considered the best in the Clos du Doube. A few years since the grove was felled and the ground turned into a pasture. The spring disappeared...
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Report on the Disastrous Effects of the Destruction of Forest Trees, Now ...

Increase Allen Lapham, Joseph Gillett Knapp, H. Crocker - Deforestation - 1867 - 104 pages
...they soon formed a flourishing grove. As soon as they were well grown, a fine spring appeared in the place of the occasional rill, and furnished abundant...fifty years this spring was considered the best in Clos du Douds. A few years since the grove was felled and the ground turned into a pasture. The spring...
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Journal, Volume 1

Michigan. Legislature. House of Representatives - Michigan - 1867
...they soon formed a flourishing grove. As soon as they were well grown, a fine spring appeared in the place of the occasional rill, and furnished abundant water in the longest droughts. For forty or fifiy years this spring was considered the best in the Clos du Doubs. A few years since the grove was...
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Sunshine and Showers: Their Influences Throughout Creation. A Compendium of ...

Andrew Steinmetz - Meteorology - 1867 - 432 pages
...spring appeared in place of the occasional rill, and furnished abundant water in the longest drought. For forty or fifty years, this spring was considered the best in Clos-du-Doubs. A few years since, the grove was felled, and the ground turned again to a pasture. The...
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The Country Gentleman's Magazine

Simpkin Marshall & Co - 1869
...spring appeared in place of the occasional rill, and furnished abundant water in the longest drought. For forty or fifty years this spring was considered the best in Clos-duDoulis. A few years ago this grove was felled, and the ground again turned to pasture. The spring...
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Transactions of the Illinois State Agricultural Society, with ..., Volume 7

Agriculture - 1870
...remarkable instance of the effect of trees upon springs : "The Wolf spring, in the commune of Souby, furnishes a remarkable example of the influence of...furnished abundant water in the longest droughts. For 40 or 50 years this spring was considered the best in the Clos du Doubs. A few years since, the grove...
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Annual Report of the Secretary of the Board of Agriculture, Volume 23

Agriculture - 1876
...Wolf Spring, in the commune of Soubey (France), furnishes a remarkable example of the influence of woods upon fountains. A few years ago this spring...in the longest droughts. For forty or fifty years the spring was considered the best in the Clos du Doubs. A few years since the grove was felled, and...
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