PRIVACY POLICY

Privacy and Terms of Use

OVERVIEW

The Catalina Island Conservancy (CIC), operators of www.catalinaconservancy.org and www.islaearth.org, recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of the users of these Web sites. Except when express permission is specifically and knowingly provided by you, the Web site user, the (CIC) collects no personally identifying information about individuals. The name, address, and payment information (if applicable) that the user might provide when using these Web sites may be processed or disclosed by CIC as permitted under the Web site’s Terms of Use, which the user agrees to upon utilizing the information and services of www.catalinaconservancy.org and/or www.islaearth.org. It is necessary to gather certain information from you in order to provide an efficient and pleasant shopping experience. By using a number of security technologies in our Web sites, we maintain as a priority the privacy of your information. We also adhere to strict policies preventing the unauthorized use of your personal information. Information collected is for internal use only; WE DO NOT SELL OR COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION FOR THE USE OF OTHER PARTIES. Finally, please note that this policy applies only to www.catalinaconservancy.org and www.islaearth.org, and not to our sponsors’ or partners’ Web sites to which we link. 

INFORMATION COLLECTED

Information we collect from you is used to help us monitor site usage and traffic patterns of our customers to the extent that it serves our legitimate business purposes. The CIC will maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity, and privacy of the information. Statistical aggregate information, as well as personal information, is collected for internal and administrative purposes. Any public disclosure of aggregate information regarding site usage and traffic, which is necessary for business marketing purposes, is always devoid of any personally identifying information.

COOKIES

In addition to information you submit, we may also utilize cookies, which are small pieces of information sent to your Web browser by a Web site that you visit. Used as a method of tracking, the use of www.catalinaconservancy.org and www.islaearth.org, to provide a safe, secure, and convenient shopping experience, cookies also enable CIC to relate a visitor’s use of CIC information to any information that the visitor may have specifically and knowingly provided to CIC Any such voluntarily provided information, if applicable, may be used by CIC for editorial, marketing, or promotional purposes. Such identifying information, if applicable, will not be transferred to any other party unless otherwise stated at the time of collection.

CHILDREN AND PRIVACY

CIC is concerned about protecting children’s privacy. If you are 12 years of age or younger, we do not want your personal information. Please do not submit any personal information to us. There may be some areas within www.catalinaconservancy.org and www.islaearth.org, where people may post messages or provide feedback, but children are again discouraged from providing any personal information. If a visitor known to be a child (under the age of 13) sends an e-mail to CIC, we will only use it to respond to the e-mail and not to create profiles or otherwise retain the information.

TERMS OF USE

The websites www.catalinaconservancy.org are owned and operated by the Catalina Island Conservancy (CIC). These Web sites are offered to the user on the condition the user accepts without modification the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein. By accessing and using these Web sites, the user of www.catalinaconservancy.org agrees to the following terms:

The websites www.catalinaconservancy.org contain material which is derived in whole or in part from material supplied by the Catalina Island Conservancy and other sources, and is protected by copyright and trademark laws. This site is for your personal, noncommercial use, and you may not modify, copy, sell, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, or license any material from this site, including code or software.

Copyright and Trademark Notice

All contents of this Web sites is: Copyright © 2009 Catalina Island Conservancy, PO Box 2739, Avalon, CA 90704, USA. All rights reserved.

The Isla Earth Radio Series, Because Earth is an Island, and other names of Catalina Island Conservancy programs and products are trademarks, registered trademarks, or service marks of the Catalina Island Conservancy.

Applicable Laws

As a visitor of www.catalinaconservancy.org and www.islaearth.org, you shall abide by all applicable federal, state, or local laws, including, but not limited to, areas such as libel, slander, indecency, trade libel, product disparagement, harassment, invasion of privacy, obscenity, indecency, and copyright and trademark infringement.

Information on these Web sites includes intellectual property that is protected under copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws of the United States. These applicable laws generally prohibit the unauthorized reproduction, distribution, or exhibition of all text, photographic and graphic (art and electronic) images; music, sound, and video samples; and other protected materials. Violation of applicable Intellectual Property Laws may give rise to civil and/or criminal penalties.

Limitations of Liability

Use of www.catalinaconservancy.org and www.islaearth.org is at the discretion of the user. Under no circumstances shall the Catalina Island Conservancy (CIC), its trustees, officers, employees, members, or agents be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages that may result from the use of, or the inability to use, CIC materials, including those consisting of these Web sites. You specifically acknowledge and agree that CIC is not liable for any defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any user. If you are dissatisfied with any CIC material, or with any of CIC's terms and conditions, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using or visiting www.catalinaconservancy.org and www.islaearth.org.

Pages within these Web sites may contain links and pointers to other Internet Web sites that are maintained by third parties and are not under the control of CIC. Accordingly, CIC makes no representation or endorsement concerning the content of any third party Web site, which you shall review "as is" and use at your own discretion.

Modifications

These Terms of Use may be modified by the Catalina Island Conservancy at any time and will be binding at the time of implementation. Users have the responsibility of reviewing the Web sites' terms and conditions.

 

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