The Northwest Rebellion of 1885, was caused by the CPR who took over the Natives land and slashed the their budget. The Métis fought with the NWMP in the first clash. The Métis last war, Louis Riel was captured, and Dumont got away to the United States. The war was fought in the west coast of Canada and was lost by the Métis. The Northwest Rebellion, Red River Rebellion, and the treaties were all connected to land. The government over time and took the natives land.