The Meadowlands are abuzz with dragonflies these days. Needham's Skimmers are among the zillion dragonflies and damselflies zipping around.
We could never get one of these guys to sit still long enough to photograph it, but this male hovered enough for us get him in mid-air in DeKorte Park, Lyndhurst (above).
A female Needham's Skimmer is below.
The photos included here were taken in Carlstadt, Little Ferry and Lyndhurst and North Arlington.
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Barge Park, Carlstadt
Mehrhof Pond, Little Ferry
Marsh Discovery Trail, Lyndhurst