How old is Cooter Pond? Was Cooter Pond home to a Yacht Club? Did the pond save the old Citrus County Courthouse from flooding? Did the resident fish enjoy a moonshiner’s cache? Are there boxcars from a past train derailment still hidden under the waters?

Cooter Pond was once so impure it was called the “Rodney Dangerfield of local water bodies”. Did it finally get the respect it deserves? Challenge yourself to see how many of these 11 facts about Cooter Pond you can remember.

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