My naturesound privacy


MyNaturesound is committed to safeguarding the privacy of your data and your personal information hosted by us.

Security of your data and personal information

We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your data and personal information.

We will store all the data and personal information you provide on our secure (password- and firewall- protected) servers.

You are responsible for keeping your password and user details confidential. We will not ask you for your password (except when you log in).

Personal information we collect

- information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us - first and last name, e-mail address;

- any other information that you choose to send to us.

Using your observation data

Your biodiversity observation data (taxon observation location and time, taxon name) will be shared on public webpages dedicated for scientific or educational purposes. However, you can change privacy setting of your data anytime using PlutoF workbench ( for biodiversity data management.

Using your personal information

- we use your personal information to send you email notifications if data of your public observations need verification for scientific purposes;

- provide third parties with statistical information about our users – but this information will not be used to identify any individual user;

The License

By default your observation data (multimedia files, observation datasets) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.

You may change the licence


We may update this privacy and terms from time-to-time. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you agree with any changes.

For further questions please contact us at