Biodiversity of India:Privacy policy

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Privacy Policy

This policy outlines how we will treat your personal information.

Terms of Use

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What information do we collect

We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal data:

(a) information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website, such as your IP address, geographical location, browser type, referral source, length of visit and number of page views; (b) information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us (c) information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our website services, email notifications and/or newsletters; (d) any other information that you choose to send to us;

Cookies

We use cookies on this website. A cookie is a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, and stored by the browser. The text file is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.

We may send a cookie which may be stored on by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. We may use the information we obtain from the cookie in the administration of this website and to improve the website’s usability. We may also use that information to recognise your computer when you visit our website, and to personalise our website for you.

Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies. (For example, in Internet Explorer you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block all cookies” using the sliding selector.) This may, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

Using your personal data

Personal data submitted on this website will be used for the purposes specified in this privacy policy or in relevant parts of the website.

We may use your personal information to:

(a) administer the website; (b) improve your browsing experience by personalising the website; (c) enable your use of the services available on the website; (d) email notifications which you have specifically requested;

Given the open nature of this website, we cannot guarantee safety of your personal information. Please use proper judgment when revealing personal information about yourself on this website. This website is not liable for any damages occurring due to your information falling in wrong hands.

Other disclosures

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere in this privacy policy, we may disclose information about you:

(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law; (b) in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings; (c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk); and

Except as provided in this privacy policy, we will not provide your information to third parties.

Security of your personal data

Given the open nature of this website, we cannot guarantee safety of your personal information. Please use proper judgment when revealing personal information about yourself on this website. This website is not liable for any damages occurring due to your information falling in wrong hands.

Similarly, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

Policy amendments

We may update this privacy policy from time-to-time by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes.

Third party websites and cookies

The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.