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August 5, 2013 — Door County

Ridges Sanctuary and Baileys Harbor Ridges Park.

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
A few.
Lance-tipped Darner (Aeshna constricta)
Photographed
1 female.
Photo of Lance-tipped Darner
 
Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
Photographed
A few.
Hine's Emerald (Somatochlora hineana)
Photographed
1 male and 1 female. Saw several other Emeralds, but they didn't perch for me to get an ID.
Photo of Hine's Emerald
 
Photo of Hine's Emerald
 
Prince Baskettail (Epitheca princeps)
Observed
1 patrolling a swale and another patrolling the parking lot.
Band-winged Meadowhawk (Sympetrum semicinctum)
Observed
A few.
Common Whitetail (Plathemis lydia)
Observed
1 male.
Eastern Pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis)
Observed
1 female.
Ruby Meadowhawk (Sympetrum rubicundulum)
Observed
Lots.
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Observed
A few.
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Photographed
Lots.
Photo of White-faced Meadowhawk
 
Emerald Spreadwing (Lestes dryas)
Photographed
1 male.
Photo of Emerald Spreadwing