Saturday saw the arrival of the first visiting dragonfly to my garden pond this year.
Looks to me like a female Common Darter.
It spent time making sorties round the pond, always returning to the same place.
At one point it appeared to be chasing this pair of damsels but gave up when they landed:
Returning to its vantage point where it rested watching them:
She stayed a couple of hours before moving on.
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