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allowed Amatola appointed assagai bush Cape Capetown Captain Civil Commissioner closing the forests Colonial Botanist Committee Conservator of forests considerable Crown forests cubic feet cut timber destruction of forests district duty expenditure expense exploitation extent favour felling fire firewood forest economy forest lots Forestry forests of George given Government forests herbage Humansdorp increase issued Keurbooms River King William's Town Knysna forests Kruis River labour Lange Kloof licenses to cut load measure ment miles moisture morgen Mossel Bay Mount Kemp mountains necessary obtained old regime opinion oxen Parliament planks Plettenberg Bay Port Elizabeth portion present private forests production proprietors quantity quit-rent regard regulations removed revenue road salary season sections sleepers sneezewood soil sold South Africa stinkwood Storms River superintendent supply surveyed timber tion trees Uitenhage veldt visited the forests waggon waggon-wood ward waste wood wood-cutters yellowwood
Page 343 - Behold the hire of the labourers who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth; and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.
Page 6 - in the earth, the plowmen were ashamed, they covered their heads. Yea, the hind also calved in the field, and forsook it, because there was no grass. And the wild asses did stand in the high places, they snuffed up the wind like dragons; their eyes did fail, because there was no grass.
Page 334 - There is that scattereth and yet increaseth ; and there is that withholdeth more than is meet, and it tendeth to poverty. And
Page 6 - Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish ; they are black unto the ground; and the cry of Jerusalem is gone up. And their nobles have sent their little ones to the water ; they came to the pits and found
Page 4 - Forests and Moisture ; or Effects of Forests on Humidity of Climate. In this are given details of phenomena of vegetation on which the meteorological effects of forests affecting the humidity of climate depend—of the effects of forests on the humidity of the atmosphere, and on the humidity of the ground, on marshes, on
Page 6 - the word of the Lord that came to Jeremiah concerning the dearth : Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish ; they are black unto the ground; and the cry of Jerusalem is gone up. And their nobles have sent their little ones to the
Page 95 - becomes entirely cleared of timber; while in the more sequestered spots, where they have their outposts, the same work of destruction goes on. Thus, of whole forests, where the giraffe and elephant were wont to seek their daily food, nothing remains. '" When the natives remove from that district, which may be after only a few years,
Page 330 - Israel which followed after the law of righteousness hath not attained to the law of righteousness; but
Page 5 - Towards the close of last year, 1874, still more disastrous effects were produced by torrential floods. According to the report given by one of the Colonial newspapers, the damages done could not be estimated at much less than £300,000. According to the report given by another, the damage done to public works alone was estimated at £350,000.