August 16, 2018 — Price County

Twin Lakes Campground. Nearshore for the Mottled and the lake away from the campground for the Subarctic and Sphagnum Sprite

Mottled Darner (Aeshna clepsydra)
Netted and released
2-3 flying almost onshore and very low. Tall water vegetation. I had to back up from the water to net.
Photo of Mottled Darner
Subarctic Darner (Aeshna subarctica)
Netted and released
Several overflying a floating sphagnum bog adjacent to the lake. Flying ~5 feet over the bog
Photo of Subarctic Darner
Sphagnum Sprite (Nehalennia gracilis)
Netted and released
One netted at the waters edge in vegetation of moderate height. Unfortunately injured.
Photo of Sphagnum Sprite