Hanging off of either a valley oak or a buckeye
Noise from the workmen next door in the background
Pine tree along path by "guest bleachers at football field.
Not sure how to distinguish the various Elgaria; would be happy to get some help... sadly, I did not turn this one over to photograph his belly scales.
Feral cat caught a gopher. I think it's a gopher? Could be a vole...?
Found in road dead. large adult male. We have had intense rains and flooding.
Found near ephemeral pond
Aka tobacco hornworm. Feasting on my tomatillos.