Seeking Sustenance

Posted July 6, 2007 at 2:56pm


The female red-winged blackbird seen above was photographed just a short distance from the Capitol, searching through a wetlands area’s lily pads for the tasty bugs it eats for lunch. Can you identify the spot that provides the ecosystem that our fine-feathered friend depends on? [IMGCAP(2)]

Last week in this space we challenged you, dear reader, to name and locate the statue seen at left. It is the Victims of Communism Memorial, recently dedicated at the corner of New Jersey and Massachusetts avenues Northwest.