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September 23, 2020 — Chippewa County

Island between Old Abe Lake and the Chippewa River. Accessed by crossing old bridge, first right turn north of CTH Y on Hwy 178. [12:10-15:10, hazy sun, 77 F, moderate southerly wind]

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
Photographed
A few
Photo of Common Green Darner
 
Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
Netted and released
Netted one female. Saw a few other mosaic darners. Most flushed from weeds; very few flying otherwise.
Photo of Shadow Darner
 
Photo of Shadow Darner
 
Autumn Meadowhawk (Sympetrum vicinum)
Netted and released
Abundant
Photo of Autumn Meadowhawk
 
Photo of Autumn Meadowhawk
 
Wandering Glider (Pantala flavescens)
Netted and released
Netted one and saw one or two others, all flushed from weeds
Photo of Wandering Glider