September 16, 2018 — Chippewa County

Small creek that empties into Lake Como. Sandy bottom, rocky in shallow sections. A few feet wide in most places, occasionally widening into small pools. Much grassy vegetation growing in shallow areas. Shoreline densely vegetated with tall grass. Shrubby vegetation nearby in some sections.

Shadow Darner (Aeshna umbrosa)
Netted and released
Netted one male. A few feeding over fields and along small trees shortly before dusk.
Photo of Shadow Darner