Appeared darker than photo but was deep in thicket. Seemed larger than nearby cardinals.
Is this a Broad Wing Hawk?
Tail had bands - definately did NOT have red colorations.
Slaty Skimmer aka Blueberry Dragonfly
There were at least 10 of these birds together, some appeared to have darker plumage (almost totally black) than this photo.
Barn Swallow perching under bridge near lake & canal. Several were flying & perching under & near bridge.