El'Auria System, Delta Quadrant
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El'Auria was the home of the El'Aurian people and is located inside Borg space. Sometimes around 2265, the Borg launched a massive attack and assimilated both the planet and the people who were unable to escape.
Prior to the Borg invasion, the people focused primarily on the arts, exploration and sciences. They had a strong economic standing in the Delta Quadrant and had multiple trade routes where their people traded not only goods but information for the products their people needed. After the Borg invasion, the planet was stripped of its minerals that were used for construction of the Borg's starships. The planet still contains many minerals that will continue to sustain the Borg as they have constructed a shipyard in orbit of the planet.
At one time the planet was dominated by small streams, clear waterfalls, and lush gardens that the El'Aurian people built at their homes. The planet had large jungles that covered entire continents until the Borg invasion. Now the planet is dark as large machines have replaced the gardens and lush jungles that once dominated the planet. The bodies of water have been drained by the Borg in order to mine beneath them. The oxygen-nitrogren atmosphere has been replaced by a sulfuric acid atmosphere due to the machinery that is in constant operation. From space a person would see a planet covered in scars and a lack of any body of water.