July 20, 2022 — Brown County

Residential area with a ravine in backyard - low, slow flowing creek that feeds into Bairds Creek. Beds of flowers and both hardwoods and softwood (pine/cedar) species of trees.

Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
Found resting under the covered porch's eave - hung by their hooked on front kegs to the brick facade. After I opened the front door to get inside - he moved to hang up his wings for a poser nap unti dusk. First sighting of this speciea at this residence (10+ yrs)
Photo of Shadow Darner
Photo of Shadow Darner