June 23, 2020 — 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. [12:30-13:35, mostly cloudy, intermittent light rain, mid 60s]

Four-spotted Skimmer (Libellula quadrimaculata)
One in low vegetation
Twelve-spotted Skimmer (Libellula pulchella)
Two males at creek
Photo of Twelve-spotted Skimmer
Ebony Jewelwing (Calopteryx maculata)
Photo of Ebony Jewelwing
Eastern Forktail (Ischnura verticalis)
Netted and released
A few
Tule Bluet (Enallagma carunculatum)
Netted and released
Several bluets. Netted six males of this species.
Photo of Tule Bluet
Photo of Tule Bluet