6-spotted tiger beetle.
Some kind of snake.
4 Eastern lubber grasshopper nymphs. There were many more in the immediate area. These little nymphs will grow up to be large (about 3" long,) and colorful.
Little wood satyr butterfly.
Bumblebee on some kind of wild pea plant.
Stay tuned for more discoveries in Pt. II!
In art news, my Sun through Live Oaks photo is Nature Photo of the Week over on The Nature Conservancy's blog.