Mound E is a low, flat topped mound reaching 13 feet tall, 360 feet wide and 300 feet long.
Mound D was built by a group of American Indians 2,000 years after the people of Poverty Point.
Mound C is the only mound built in the Plaza during Poverty Point times.
Many different kinds of beads and pendants have been found at Poverty Point.
Polished bone awls and needles are among the tools found at Poverty Point.
Built around 1700 B.C., Mound B is a small, conical mound 21 feet tall and 180 feet in diameter.
Archaeologists have found many flat stone artifacts believed to be atlatl weights.
Archaeologists have found more than 100 small, clay figurines at Poverty Point.
Decorative clay objects are some of the most unusual and beautiful artifacts found at the site.
Researchers have found more than 8,000 intact projectile points at Poverty Point.