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Glossy Swiftlets Fraser's Hill

These are one of the species of Swiftlet whose nests are used for Birds' Nest Soup. Locals play tapes of Swiftlets to encourage them to nest as they can make £1000 (UK Sterling) per Kg by "harvesting" them.

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Taken on February 11, 2010