Privacy Policy

1. INTRODUCTION

The Panhandle Butterfly House & Nature Center (website url address: http://panhandlebutterflyhouse.org/) appreciates your business and trust. Please read this Privacy Policy.

2. INFORMATION COLLECTED
BACKGROUND

The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center, operators of this website, recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of the users of this website. Except when specifically and knowingly provided by you, the website user, The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center does not collect any personally identifying information about individuals. The name, address, other contact information and payment information (if applicable) that the user might provide when using this website may be processed or disclosed by The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center as permitted under the website’s “Conditions of Use.” By continuing to utilize the information and services of this website, the user hereby agrees to this “Privacy Policy.”  

COOKIES

As a method of tracking the use of this website, The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center may utilize technology known as “cookies,” which enables us to relate a visitor’s use to any information that the visitor may have specifically and knowingly provided. Any such voluntarily-provided identifying information, if applicable, may be used by The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center 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.

PERSONAL INFORMATION

The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center only collects any type of personally identifying information to the extent that it serves our legitimate business purposes, and we will maintain appropriate safeguards to ensure the security, integrity, and privacy of the information. Information collected from children under the age of 13 is only done following the consent of a parent or guardian and such information will not be shared to any third party for any purpose.

Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center never sells our member lists to telemarketing or direct mail firms.

COMMENTS

When you leave comments on the website we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

CONTACT FORM

Information submitted through the contact form on our site is sent to our company email. These submissions are only kept for customer service purposes they are never used for marketing purposes or shared with third parties.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

We use Google Analytics on our site for anonymous reporting of site usage. So, no personalized data is stored. If you would like to opt-out of Google Analytics monitoring your behavior on our website please use this link: Google Analytics Opt-out.

GOOGLE reCAPTCHA 

The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center has implemented reCAPTCHA v3 on our site and the use of reCAPTCHA v3 is subject to the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. reCAPTCHA is used to fight spam and abuse on our website.

3. EMBEDDED CONTENT

Pages on this site may include embedded content, like YouTube videos, for example. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if you visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged-in to that website. Below you can find a list of the services we use:

FACEBOOK

The Facebook page plugin is used to display our Facebook timeline on our site. Facebook has its own cookie and privacy policies over which we have no control. There is no installation of cookies from Facebook and your IP is not sent to a Facebook server until you consent to it. See their privacy policy here: Facebook Privacy Policy .

TWITTER

We use the Twitter API to display our tweets timeline on our site. Twitter has its own cookie and privacy policies over which we have no control. Your IP is not sent to a Twitter server until you consent to it. See their privacy policy here: Twitter Privacy Policy .

YOUTUBE

We use YouTube videos embedded on our site. YouTube has its own cookie and privacy policies over which we have no control. There is no installation of cookies from YouTube and your IP is not sent to a YouTube server until you consent to it. See their privacy policy here: YouTube Privacy Policy.

4. CONDITIONS FOR USE
OVERVIEW

While many of these items are made publicly-accessible, they are not all public domain – the vast majority of the images, and a number of the texts, are by The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center. A number of other texts are still owned to their original print publishers and made available here with permission.

By their use of these web pages, texts and images, users agree to follow these conditions of use:

These web pages, texts and images may not be used for any commercial purpose without permission from The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center.

These web pages, texts, and images may not be republished in print or electronic form without permission from The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center. However, educators are welcome to print out items and hand them to their students.

Users are not permitted to download our web pages, texts, and images in order to mount them on their own servers for public use or for use by a set of subscribers. Individuals and institutions can, of course, make a link to the copies at The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center, subject to our conditions of use.

It is not in our interest or that of our users to have uncontrolled subsets of our holdings available elsewhere on the internet. We make corrections, add tags, add images, etc. on a continual basis, and we want the most current text to be the only one generally available to all internet users.

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymized tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. Cookies generally exist to make your browsing experience better. However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the help section of your browser.

The Panhandle Butterfly House and Nature Center. 2021. All rights reserved.