Jed Hertz posted this short neat YouTube video of an American bittern “pumping.”
The Kankakee man took it at the equally neat Kankakee Sands, a project by The Nature Conservancy just on the Indiana side of the border.
I have been fortunate to have visited Kankakee Sands several times. It’s about an hour south of Chicago, the majority of it just off Route 41.
I haven’t figured out how to upload audio, but click here for some pure sound of the American bittern pumping from allaboutbirds.org.
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Naperville North’s Caden Pearson and Zach Schmitt won with with 31 pounds, 2 ounces Sunday on Lake Springfield.
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With mid-shelf bottles of the basic liquors, some inexpensive dry and sweet vermouths, a bottle of Angostura bitters and a few inexpensive bar tools, you can craft popular cocktails at home.
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