Eastern Pondhawk

Nature at Farm Pond in Framingham

July 31, 2018

A blue dasher at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A blue dasher at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A bumble bee at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A bumble bee at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
Canada geese at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
Canada geese at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
An eastern pondhawk at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
An eastern pondhawk at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Halloween pennant at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A Halloween pennant at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern flicker at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A northern flicker at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed a blue dasher dragonfly, a bumble bee, Canada geese, an eastern pondhawk dragonfly, a Halloween pennant dragonfly, and a northern flicker at Farm Pond in Framingham.

Eastern Pondhawk Dragonfly in Northborough

July 9, 2018

An eastern pondhawk in Northborough, photographed by Sandy Howard.
An eastern pondhawk in Northborough, photographed by Sandy Howard.

Sandy Howard photographed this eastern pondhawk in Northborough.

Nature at Farm Pond in Framingham

June 24, 2018

An eastern pondhawk at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
An eastern pondhawk at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A mallard at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A mallard at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A mallard at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A mallard at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.
A red-winged blackbird at Farm Pond in Framingham, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed an eastern pondhawk dragonfly, a mallard, and a red-winged blackbird in Framingham.

Insects in Southborough

July 18, 2016

An American copper at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
An American copper at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
An eastern pondhawk at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
An eastern pondhawk at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A grasshopper at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.
A grasshopper at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough, photographed by Steve Forman.

Steve Forman photographed an American copper, an eastern pondhawk, and a grasshopper at Breakneck Hill Conservation Land in Southborough.

Insects in Wayland

July 21, 2016

A monarch caterpillar at SVT's Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland, photographed by Jesse Koyen.
A monarch caterpillar at SVT's Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland, photographed by Jesse Koyen.
A bumble bee pollinating blue vervain at SVT's Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland, photographed by Jesse Koyen.
A bumble bee pollinating blue vervain at SVT's Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland, photographed by Jesse Koyen.
An eastern pondhawk at SVT's Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland, photographed by Jesse Koyen.
An eastern pondhawk at SVT's Greenways Conservation Area in Wayland, photographed by Jesse Koyen.

Jesse Koyen photographed a bumble bee on blue vervain, an eastern pondhawk, and a monarch caterpillar on swamp milkweed at the SVT's Greenways Conservation Area.

Nature at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge

July 26, 2014

A wood duck at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A green heron at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A green heron at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A great blue heron at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
An eastern pondhawk at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury, photographed by Craig Smith.
An eastern kingbird at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A dragonfly at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard, photographed by Craig Smith.
A chipping sparrow at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Sudbury, photographed by Craig Smith.
Craig Smith photographed a chipping sparrow, dragonfly, eastern kingbird, eastern pondhawk, great blue heron, green heron and wood duck at Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge in Maynard and Sudbury.

Wildlife at Great Meadows in Concord

July 12, 2013

An American bullfrog at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
A slaty skimmer at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
A cotton-tailed rabbit at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
An eastern pondhawk at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
A pair of eastern pondhawks at Great Meadows in Concord, photographed by Joan Chasan.
Joan Chasan photographed an American bullfrog, a slaty skimmer, cotton-tailed rabbit and mating eastern pondhawks at Great Meadows National Wildlife Refuge in Concord.

Nature in Framingham

July 12, 2013

An American bullfrog in Framingham, photographed by Joan Chasan.
Sacred lotus in Framingham, photographed by Joan Chasan.
American lotus in Framingham, photographed by Joan Chasan.
An eastern pondhawk in Framingham, photographed by Joan Chasan.
A Halloween pennant in Framingham, photographed by Joan Chasan.
Joan Chasan photographed an American bullfrog, sacred lotus flowers, an eastern pondhawk and a Halloween pennant in Framingham.

Dragonflies and a moth in Westborough

July 4, 2013

A blue dasher at the Westborough WMA, photographed by Raj Das.
A Virginia ctenucha moth at the Westborough WMA, photographed by Raj Das.
An eastern pondhawk at the Westborough WMA, photographed by Raj Das.
A ruby meadowhawk at the Westborough WMA, photographed by Raj Das.
Raj Das photographed dragonflies and a Virginia ctenucha moth at the Westborough Wildlife Management Area.

Eastern Pondhawk

July 12, 2007

Craig Smith photographed this eastern pondhawk dragonfly, the pondhawk is devouring a cherry-faced meadowhawk dragonfly (click on an image for a larger view).