A series of events caused by the attempt to break the Waterlow amulet. This included earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, huge storms, and floods. It caused the death of thousands, and the disasters kept growing. The Wizard Council was unable to stop this, and they blamed it on Alger Waterlow.
Hanalea was then given permission to go to the clans for help. The clans stopped it with earth magic, but they required a price. The Wizard Council was to be rein in. Hanalea made an agreement with the clans, and I was called the Naeming. Through this, the clans regained the original power they had over the Fells.