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Sociable weaver (Philetairus socius)
Sociable weaver (Philetairus socius), community nests. The constructions are probably the most impressive of any built by birds, housing up to 100 birds. There is a central chambers for roosting at night; the outer chambers provide shade and are considerably cooler than outside. Sometimes sharp sticks are placed to stop predators entering. Gemsbok National Park, Botswana
Sociable weavers (Philetairus socius)
Sociable weavers (Philetairus socius) maintaining their massive nest that may be home to up to 100 families. It is the largest built by any bird, looking at first glance like a haystack hanging from a tree. The group are adding more material to keep the nest intact. Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, South Africa and Botswana
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