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August 21, 2016 — Vilas County

Little John Junior Lake, Northern Highlands American Legion State Forest

Canada Darner (Aeshna canadensis)
Netted and released
A few flying. Chilly day (64F) so light flight.
Lake Darner (Aeshna eremita)
Netted and released
Several caught
Williamson's Emerald (Somatochlora williamsoni)
Netted and released
1 female
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Photographed
dozens including pairs in tandem
Calico Pennant (Celithemis elisa)
Photographed
a few
Photo of Calico Pennant
 
White-faced Meadowhawk (Sympetrum obtrusum)
Photographed
dozens including pairs in tandem
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Observed
many
Northern Spreadwing (Lestes disjunctus)
Netted and released
Several
Photo of Northern Spreadwing
 
Slender Spreadwing (Lestes rectangularis)
Netted and released
Several
Swamp Spreadwing (Lestes vigilax)
Netted and released
Several
Photo of Swamp Spreadwing