Website Privacy Policy of the Mississippi River Delta Restoration Coalition

We value the support of our members, donors, customers, and others who support our efforts through visiting our web sites. We know that protecting personal information is important to our supporters. To make our Privacy Policy easy to find, we make it available in the footer of every page of our website. If you have questions or concerns regarding our site's privacy statement, your personal information, or how it will be used, or would like to review or correct your personal information, contact us directly at info@mississippiriverdelta.org.

1. General Browsing Information 

If you visit our site to read or download information, we may collect and store the following general information in order to analyze trends, gather broad demographic information, and monitor site traffic patterns that can help us further develop and improve the design and functionality of our site: your computer's IP address, browser type, and operating system, the date and time you access our site, the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site; and the various pages that you visit while on our site.

2. Personally-Identifiable Information

We will explicitly notify you before we collect any personally-identifiable information about you (e.g. your name, email address, contact information, etc.), and will not collect any information unless you choose to provide it to us. This information may be shared within our family of organizations for the purposes of fulfilling your orders and requests, responding to any comments or questions you submit and/or providing follow-up information about our organization, or analysis to help us better understand our member and supporter base. We may outsource to third parties one or more of these functions.

3. Publicly Sharing Your Comments and Stories

We often receives information from website visitors who have successfully participated in our programs and/or employed our resources. In certain instances, we would like to publicly share the comments and stories we receive by posting this information on our website. We will not, however, publicly share ANY information we receive on our website without first receiving the express consent of the individual who submitted the information. Furthermore, we will not post information in any way that specifically identifies the sender of that information unless the sender approves it.

4. Cookies

Some of our web sites use “cookie” data to provide better services. They remind us who you are and how you like to use our web site, based on what you’ve done and told us before. The cookie is stored in your browser and is read when you come back to our web site. Cookies let us take you to the information and features you’re particularly interested in. They also let us track your and others’ usage across devices, so we know which parts of our sites are most popular. You can reject cookies or delete them.

We have implemented Google Analytics features based on display advertising (reporting on impressions, demographics and interests), as well as remarketing. Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using Google's Ads Settings, a browser extension or via the NAI's consumer opt-out.

We, along with third-party vendors, including Google, use first- and third-party cookies together to report how your ad impressions and other uses of ad services are related to visits to our site. For more details about Google's privacy practices, please see Google's privacy center.

5. Other Security Measures

We provide our members and supporters with a secure experience when they are ordering memberships, making a donation, or buying nature education merchandise. Our technical security measures include using industry standard 128bit encryption to secure the transfer of data between your browser and our servers. Although we will use all reasonable means to safeguard the privacy of your personal information, transmissions made via the Internet cannot be made absolutely secure.

The Mississippi River Delta Restoration Coalition reserves the right to amend this policy at any time as needed. We will post changes here, so please check back periodically. Changes will take effect when posted and your continued use of the site will constitute your agreement to the changes. Thank you.

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