Flimsy black flies by lake - Any guesses?

Flimsy black flies by lake - Any guesses?

Observation - Flimsy black flies by lake - Any guesses? - Global. Description: Can anyone identify this? Small black flies by a lake in northern michigan. They appear in summer and lay eggs in clusters near the water. They don't bite, but the eggs are a nuisance. Thanks!

Can anyone identify this?

Small black flies by a lake in northern michigan. They appear in summer and lay eggs in clusters near the water. They don't bite, but the eggs are a nuisance. Thanks!