Answers to the Newsletter trivia questions:
Q. Why was the first earthen dam built on Caddo Lake near Mooringsport, Louisiana?
A. To deepen the water so oil wells could be drilled from platforms serviced by boat.
Q. What famous explorer entered the many sloughs, breaks and waters of Caddo Lake and eventually got lost and could not find his way home?
A. René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle
Q. What was the original name of 12 mile bayou?
A. Soda Lake
Q. What was the actual name of the natives who lived around present day Caddo Lake?