which allows a downloader to:
Share =97 to copy, distribute, display, and perform the work
Under the following conditions:
Attribution. You must attribute the work in the manner specified by
the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they
endorse you or your use of the work).
Noncommercial. You may not use this work for commercial purposes.
No Derivative Works. You may not alter, transform, or build upon this
I generally like to think the world is a good place and people will
adhere to the license. I know others watermark their recordings, but
for me the cost and extra hassle of marking my recordings is not worth
the income I receive from making them.
--- In "ritualdik" <>
> I did some poking around the naturerecordists website and the files
> area connected to the yahoo list here, and naturally found the great
> collections of recordings posted by group-members. The birdcalls
> especially: wow, exactly what I've been looking for!
> Now, I did read the little clause at the bottom of the website that
> said something to the effect of "non-members need to get permission
> from members before using these sounds". My question is: As a
> member, what permission do I have to use these sounds (in music,
> mainly)? And do I need to get permission from the original
> recordists, or have the recordings been "donated" to the group?