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  • In 1858 gold was found in New Caledonia.In order to keep the gold from american hands the governor in the area claimed New Caledonia a British colony. 
  • We must claim this land as a British colony.
  • After the gold was discovered the population grew from 300 to 30,000 as people rushed to get their hands on gold.
  • The miners mined away,but there was a problem.They were disrupting the natives lives by polluting the water.
  • There were many confrontations between the miners and Natives as they became angry about what they were doing to the water. 
  • Your miners are ruining my tribes water.We need the lake to fish.
  • We understand your concerns but there  isn't much that can be done.
  •  The first Nations felt like it was necessary to fight back since the miners were causing pollution in their fishing grounds. 
  • Enough is enough.We have to fight back.
  • There were many violent conflicts between the first Nations and miners due to the rising tensions.  
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