Needlenose Gar caught on the Muskingham River near Marietta. Butterflies near the water’s edge in a field of swamp milkweed and bottlebrush grass. Monarch caterpillar – this stage only lasts for about a week or two. Bluet Common Damselfly Red Saddlebag Dragonfly Milkweed beetle on a swamp milkweed plant. Common milkweed Myrtle Yellow Rumped Warbler Green Heron This is a common loon on the Black Fork River. This saugeye was caught on the Black Fork River in Richland County. RELATED STORIES The Life section is supported by Brethren Care Village in Ashland.