The star people despised the drow and crinti who dominated the country of Dambrath. Logging excursions into the Forest of Dambrath for prized bluewood often resulted in bloodshed between the wild elves and the loggers of Dambrath.
For 300 years the Trunalor were led by Ferla Treeclimber. Their numbers hovered around 500 wild elves, causing them to chose their battles carefully to avoid unnecessary risk. Raiding parties of Trunalor would not attack an outside group found within the Forest of Amtar if that group had a full-blooded elf with them.