This phase was mainly the Europeans fishing for cod off the east coast. The FN's trading with these Europeans, although they hadn't established permanent settlements. The British would set up cod drying stations, or flakes. The other Europeans such as the French went to the shore mainly to restore their water supplies. In this both the Mi'kmaq and the Europeans benefit.
This phase was mainly on
• New France – Champlain – trade centered around Quebec, down St. Lawrence river to Montreal • French-Haudenosaunee war • French partnerships with Ouendat middlemen • Coureur de bois emerged after Haudenosaunee defeat of Ouendat • ↓ beaver and game Click to Edit Description