Privacy Policy

World Bird Sanctuary (WBS) is committed to maintaining your confidence and trust, and accordingly maintains the following privacy policy to protect personal information you provide online.

WBS's Commitment to Online Security

Physical, electronic and managerial procedures have been employed to safeguard the security and integrity of personal information. Billing information is encrypted whenever transmitted or received online. Personal information is accessible only by staff and volunteers designated to handle online complaints or requests. All WBS agents and contractors with access to personal information obtained on the WBS web site are also bound to adhere to this policy.

Personal Information that WBS May Collect Online

WBS collects the following types of personal information: names, postal and e-mail addresses, phone and facsimile numbers, billing information, and complaint information.

WBS may also collect business information from sole proprietorships that apply for membership or program participation, some of which might constitute personal information, as well as personal information from individuals acting solely in their business capacity.

How WBS May Use Personal Information Collected Online

WBS will not use your personal information other than for the purpose for which it was submitted without your consent. We use personal information to reply to inquiries, handle complaints, provide operational notices, and in program recordkeeping. We also process business and billing requests related to program participation. At certain points where personal information is collected on our site, there may be a box where you may indicate you would like to be on a list to receive information about other WBS programs and services and about ways to support WBS. At any time you can add or remove your name from our mailing list by contacting us at promo@worldbirdsanctuary.org.

How Your Information May Be Shared

WBS never sells or rents personal information.
We will release personal information to appropriate governmental authorities under the following circumstances:

Help Us Keep Your Personal Information Accurate

If your personal information changes or you would like to review the personal information we may have on file, please email us with the new information or your review request at promo@worldbirdsanctuary.org. Let us also know the department or WBS program that led to your submission of personal information so we may efficiently locate your information.

Computer Tracking and Cookies

Our web site is not set up to track, collect or distribute personal information not entered by its visitors. Our site logs do generate certain kinds of non-identifying site usage data, such as the number of hits and visits to our site. This information is used for internal purposes by technical support staff to provide better services to the public and may also be provided to others, but again, the statistics contain no personal information and cannot be used to gather such information.

A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. WBS uses non-identifying cookies to provide easier site navigation and access to forms. You can still use the WBS site if your browser is set to reject cookies. Our cookies do not generate personal data, do not read personal data from your machine and are never tied to anything that could be used to identify you.


Problems?
If you have a complaint about WBS's compliance with this privacy policy, you may contact us at promo@worldbirdsanctuary.org