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Usage examples for conservation

  1. Those favoring the extension of Federal control over conservation point out that forest control, irrigation, conservation of water power, and similar projects are distinctly interstate in character, and are thus properly a Federal function. – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  2. 280. without means of some change, is without the means of its conservation, iii. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. XII. (of XII.) by Edmund Burke
  3. To embody our national ideals in the personages of the great figures of history who did so much to establish them is the most elementary method of insuring their conservation and transmission. – Craftsmanship in Teaching by William Chandler Bagley
  4. It seems to destroy the present theory of light and the conservation of energy and the so- called attraction of gravitation by reason of its marvelous energy and wonderful qualities. – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  5. The other members of the Canada Food Board were: H. B. Thomson, Chairman and Director of Conservation; J. D. McGregor, Director of Agricultural Labor. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse
  6. Conservation and use of land. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  7. The first step in the Government's conservation program must be to find out just what are our basic resources, and how they should be used. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  8. And in that report I propose to make conservation the corollary of development. – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  9. Also the conservation of philanthropic energy. – The Dominant Strain by Anna Chapin Ray
  10. The State Conservation Commission has erected an historical marker which states briefly: Here on one of the first roads west of the Blue Ridge, a hamlet stood in colonial times. – Legends of the Skyline Drive and the Great Valley of Virginia by Carrie Hunter Willis Etta Belle Walker
  11. But how speaks the law of conservation, that law most enduring, and most inexorable? – New and Original Theories of the Great Physical Forces by Henry Raymond Rogers
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