Privacy Policy

Last changed: January 8, 2014


This privacy policy statement has been created by Ear to the Earth to disclose all of the information-gathering practices we use in our website and electronic communications. Ear to the Earth is a not-for-profit corporation in the State of New York.

Our projects and activities include online reports dealing with activities relating to the environment; descriptions of events that we may produce from time to time in New York and other places; and other activities including publications that we may create, sometimes in partnership with other organizations or companies.

From here on in this Privacy Policy, 'the Site' will refer to the Ear to the Earth website. By using the Site, you agree to the terms in this policy. If you do not agree with the terms in this policy, do not use the Site.

What are the different lists maintained by Ear to the Earth?

Ear to the Earth broadcasts an occasional mass email describing events that take place throughout the world and other news that it believes will be of interest to its subscribers.

How do we collect and use information?

We collect information for our lists through registration forms on the Ear to the Earth website. We also add people to the lists following a verbal request or following other direct communications. You may unsubscribe from any list at any time by using the appropriate online form or by contacting us with your request.

Disclosure of your personal information

Ear to the Earth will not sell, trade, distribute, or otherwise make known, any of your contact information in our email lists without your consent. We maintain our lists in the utmost confidence to protect the privacy of subscribers to our lists.

Ear to the Earth may disclose your contact information, however, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Ear to the Earth; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Ear to the Earth and its products or services; or (c) act in urgent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users, or the public at large, from any of the information we distribute.


Ear to the Earth collects information in different ways. Some parts of the Site are 'secure' with security measures in place to protect the information that is being communicated. Areas of the Site that are designed for general browsing are not secure and do not have any extraordinary security measures in place beyond the normal connections used to communicate electronic data.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Ear to the Earth may periodically make changes in the Site. Those changes may cause us to update this privacy policy. We recommend that you periodically check this privacy policy for updates. Your use of the Site and any information you receive from Ear to the Earth after the privacy policy has been updated will signify that you have agreed to any new privacy policy terms.

Contact information

If you have any questions or comments regarding this user agreement, please contact us by email to:

info [at] eartotheearth [dot] org