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August 17, 2013 — Rock County

Detention pond and surrounding prairie on west side of Beloit, WI. In the triangle made by 3 roads: S. Madison Road (= Hwy. 213), Whipple St., and Frederick St.

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Observed
Blue Dasher (Pachydiplax longipennis)
Photographed
Photo of Blue Dasher
 
Eastern Amberwing (Perithemis tenera)
Photographed
Photo of Eastern Amberwing
 
Halloween Pennant (Celithemis eponina)
Observed
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Observed
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Photographed
Saw several meadowhawks (both male and female), but could only identify one male whiteface (even though it's a lousy photo.
Photo of White-faced Meadowhawk
 
Widow Skimmer (Libellula luctuosa)
Photographed
Photo of Widow Skimmer
 
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
Both males and females were common