This is a blue dasher dragonfly.
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Silvery checkerspot butterfly.
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I think this is a juvenile blue dasher dragonfly.
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This is a northern water snake. It crawled out a couple of feet away from me and went into the water. I thought it might catch one of the frogs that I had scared into the water, but no luck.
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This is an eastern pondhawk dragonfly. According to an online guide the blue body and green face are distinctive.
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Blue skimmer dragonfly eating an insect. Just getting started.
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Blue skimmer dragonfly eating an insect. Second bite.
Blue skimmer dragonfly eating an insect. Almost all gone.
View of a navigation light from one of the trails at North Point State Park.
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Tiger beetle at North Point State Park
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