This is video showing a Hadza man whistling for a honeyguide, following a honeyguide, and then opening a bee nest found with the bird's help. After collecting the honey from the nest, he then carefully collects the honeycomb that was lying about, places the comb into a fire, and covers the fire with dry grass. This is an example of how the Hadza actively restrict the reward that honeyguides receive from guiding bouts. The Hadza do this to keep the bird hungry, and therefore more likely to lead men to a second nest, either immediately or even the next day. Hadza honey hunters will carefully collect and hide, bury, or burn honeycomb even when honeyguides are not nearby; it is a habitual action that generally keeps honeyguides in the area hungry.

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