Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.
We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
Information We Collect:
1.1. Personal Information: We may collect personal information such as your name and email address when you voluntarily provide it to us through our contact forms or subscription services.
1.2. Non-Personal Information: We may collect non-personal information such as your IP address, browser type, device information, and pages visited. This information is collected through cookies and similar technologies.
Use of Information:
2.1. We use the personal information you provide to respond to your inquiries and provide you with relevant information about squirrels and related content.
2.2. Non-personal information is used to improve the functionality of our website, analyze trends, and gather demographic information for aggregate use.
Cookies and Tracking:
3.2. You can choose to disable cookies through your browser settings. However, please note that some features of the website may not function properly without cookies.
4.1. We use Google Analytics to analyze website traffic and user behavior. Google Analytics may collect information about your visits to our website and other websites to provide us with statistical data.
5.1. We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to third parties without your explicit consent, except as required by law.
5.2. Non-personal information, such as aggregated demographic data, may be shared with third parties for analysis and marketing purposes.
6.1. We implement industry-standard security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, or destruction.
7.1. You have the right to access, correct, or delete your personal information. You can do so by contacting us.
7.2. You can opt out of receiving promotional emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in the email.
8.1. Our website is not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children.
Like many other websites, allaboutsquirrels.org makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Cookies and Web Beacons
DoubleClick DART Cookie
Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to allaboutsquirrels.org and other sites on the Internet.
Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy at the following URL – <a href=”http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html” target=”_blank”>http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html</a>.
allaboutsquirrels.org has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.