Big Bluestem in seed, Smith Cemetery Prairie State Nature Preserve
very small with tiny hairs around edge
Larvae of sawfly
Between walking trail and electric plant
Large female laying eggs along path edge
Photo courtesy of Bill Baird. Seen foraging near bald cypress trees.
Photo courtesy of Bill Baird. This animal did not stop at the wetlands but was spotted flying over.
Sitting on wetland vegetation next to boardwalk
female swimming in wetlands near culvert around noon
In OSU Marion Demonstration Prairie.
Seeds dehiscing in our prairie strip.
Plant with large bud or seeds.
Seeking species ID for this goldenrod. Eight inches tall.