May 15, 2015 — Chippewa County
Private grassland and pond 5 miles west of Chippewa Falls
Common Green Darner
moderately abundant, some in pairs, laying.
about half a dozen, males and females, some very recently emerged. Photo shows an individual settled down in the grass for lunch - fresh Eastern Forktail!
American Emerald (Cordulia shurtleffii)
two seen, one netted and released.
Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
immature with bright orange forewings.
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)