Catch and release.

pondhawk male

Male eastern pondhawk (Erythemis simplicicollis) under study at The Naturalist School. This male specimen was captured on June 25th and was released unharmed. (Robert Smith.)

Summer session continues:

July 1st Butterflies, July 2nd Wildflowers, July 3rd Writing in nature, July 9th Dragonflies, July 10th Understories. For details, click here.