Chased by a tern, probably Caspian's.
flushed this big blue from Turtle Pond, then it circled back and flew overhead for a photo
I think this snake just had a big meal. It was not at all bothered by my approach.
Light yellow, with two small brown streaks on "thighs." About 2/3" long.
About 5' tall, growing in a dry streambed.
Several pairs mating on blackberry leaves under sycamores.