Due to a considerable number of forests, it is here where the [[ore]] from [[Belhaven]] is used to be smelted.<ref name="tos" /> Italso profits considerably from trade routes in the Sudduth valley.<ref name="wgw" />
Due to a considerable number of forests, it is here where the [[ore]] from [[Belhaven]] is used to be smelted.<ref name="tos" /> profits from trade routes in the Sudduth valley.<ref name="wgw" />
Before the First Landing Mag Turga was inhabited by the Wozgor people. They used to wear leather clothes, grow beards and offer human sacrifices to Lilit. Almost all of them were either killed or escaped to Eastern Realms when the first kings counquered the region and the remains probably mixed with Nordling and Metinnese settlers. Few of their necropolies however survived to at least the 13th century.
Although it was absorbed by the Empire peacefully at some point during 1240s or 1250s, people of Mag Turga do not follow the Pax Nilfgaardiana much willingly. They participated in the pan-Amell rebelion along with several other countries, but eventually surrendered after the marriage between Emperor Emhyr var Emreis and Queen Cirilla when the new amnesty was apparently granted.
According to recent rumors, some dwarves started digging at the roots of Mag Turga hills.
Geography and climate
Mag Turga is located on the hills bordering two mountain passes, Amell and Tir Tochair. It is rugged and thickly forested, with dangerous monsters and crumbling cliffs. More welcoming is the the Sudduth region, which benefits from a warm microclimate, similar to that of Toussaint but with much poorer soil.
Inhabitants of Mag Turga are clannish and slow to warm to outsiders. They are often described to have red hair and lighter shade of carnation than the Nilfgaardians.
Due to a considerable number of forests, it is here where the ore from Belhaven is used to be smelted. City of Tergano in particular is known for its magnificent swords. The land profits as well from trade routes in the Sudduth valley.