Larry Ballard

Blue Grosbeak, Sora and Virginia Rail were all calling east of the dam on the muddy flat closest to La Patera around noon today.

Tons of dragonflies were on the wing around the muddy flat, including Twelve-spotted Skimmer (2). Unknown in the county until last year, Nick's 2017 book described the skimmer as "a very plausible candidate for future occurrence" in the county.