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Anhinga, these are among the goofiest birds to me. They are waterfowl that don't glide ON the water like ducks; they only stick their heads up out of the water.

Anhinga, sometimes called Snakebird, Darter, American Darter, or Water Turkey, is a water bird of the warmer parts of the Americas. The word anhinga comes from the Brazilian Tupi language and means devil bird or snake bird. Wikipedia

Common Darter - A female common darter dragonfly basking on a branch at Blashford Lakes nature reserve in Hampshire.