July 3, 2019 — Chippewa County

Bloomer. 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. North of soybean factory on Industrial Drive.

Common Green Darner (Anax junius)
An ovipositing pair on a retention pond south of the creek
Photo of Common Green Darner
River Jewelwing (Calopteryx aequabilis)
Netted and released
Photo of River Jewelwing
Aurora Damsel (Chromagrion conditum)
Tandem pair and an individual male
Photo of Aurora Damsel
Marsh Bluet (Enallagma ebrium)
Netted and released
A few
Photo of Marsh Bluet
Photo of Marsh Bluet