May 30, 2024 — Dane County

Marshall Park is on the western shore of Lake Mendota. There is a boat ramp, a lagoon, a picnic shelter, and a mature wooded area along the shore with some open glades.

Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Orange Bluet (Enallagma signatum)
first of year for me, a few were in the grass and on the rocks, shore of Lake Mendota
Photo of Orange Bluet
Tule Bluet (Enallagma carunculatum)
several of both sexes and various ages - seems early for them to be out in numbers
Photo of Tule Bluet