The Ecology Center does not collect any information from you without your knowledge and permission, and we do not ask that you enter any personal information to access or use any areas of the Ecology Center’s website. In order to use some of the tools and functions, however, such as registering for events and workshops, you must enter some identifying information. The Ecology Center does not disclose this information to anyone except to identify you to those you contact through our website and to manage our website and database with the help of service providers, who are subject to a non-disclosure agreement. Information you provide to the Ecology Center is stored in a secure location and is accessible only by designated staff.
To register for some events and workshops, you must identify yourself by your first and last name and email address. The other identification information is optional. This information reserves your place in the event for which you are registering.
To use the “email a friend” function you must enter your name, your email address and the email address(es) of anyone you are sending it to. The Ecology Center includes your name and email address when we send your message, but does not retain the sender or recipient information.
In addition to information you enter when sending messages to friends and registering for events on the Ecology Center’s website, you may submit information directly to the Ecology Center for purposes including donating, subscribing to an email bulletin, or submitting an inquiry. The Ecology Center will not disclose this information to anyone except as described above and to manage our website and database with the help of service providers, who are subject to a non-disclosure agreement.
When you donate to the Ecology Center via our website your donation information is encrypted and transmitted via Paypal and a secure connection.