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th1lip, J. 0. M='s Influence on tffed Grous Poipilations. Cosmos Press CambWA*R 1937 ?4rm. r.5 "As Vr back as 1708 there was a closei sAson In Now Yor, 'Anl assahuetts ha4 its first closed se son in 1811, whi h shows that colonial legislatures were concerned with cyclic ?i~g"n moms of our Now 3ne-and sates, notably 'fassachusetts, the nesaut has almost vanlshed." p.13 KIs roprted for W.H., Mo., Vass., Pa., Va. w.. N.Y. r.15 Most ronu-e ever seon w is In 195, western Qu.ebo.
Copeo fort ITirkq foldor His tory foler starker (btoerpt from *Cnservation III lay Rbert £wmons ftpy Anaddress given at the Plawsant Valley Bird and Wild Flower ~Sauay Lenox Msse. Auust 10. 1939. Reprinted from Nowmbe, 1936v issue. of the 11ulletin of the Urden Club of America.,) pp 4 ad 5. 01have read pmelaws pougtdb h pua~ a~t Limn, Pem, In the yeat 1555, the wrdig of thioh is not unlike a u&et that migt have been Just passed %W the ftsum4Imetts 1.gis3atae. It w~ not until 16TIh narly a cetr W54 a urter late, that aw'thing simiar ws togt of In a British colony in America. - - " -- - A* Oeraps the most telling 1.pl of aco~mttization Is the case of the mild tuk7 wich theo osmhett, settlo.-r found just b~ind the oea *hore, sAd which a11 America= poceeded to shoot so merril that It was soon wipd out throu* Altyt7~t1 handredths of Its original rwe. Xht the Sparsposessed taaxkqTs un~er dmmetiatioxx by' the your 1520. Within the next quater century the bird beea&e spread throuoirnt the whole length of tb* ModitrraeAn to the Lavant. Darla the reIgn of E~txaheth It was itrodu*edt Into Ralad allegedl from Turkey. when the mm. Possibly this resulted frcm C :esa )ee'e ovetures toward the SUltan for a godly aliance, against Spaiat At w rte, just about the time that wo ourselves had killed off the last of the oom~fcet nativo game bird in Now gand, domestic turke we brgt In again acros the Atlatie by the ba*k dor, so to spseak. Let us remesber same of the things uhan we aro temted. to 4*ell upon our ow superiority at oolonlsere, in contrast with the Spzardsl thiW amy help no to eeo more clearly some of our natiozal shrteting that maks the attle for onaservation to lont mat hart.0