Privacy Policy

Privacy Statement

The Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust is always aware of privacy issues and will strive to ensure that the site is monitored effectively to prevent possible breaches of any individual privacy.

Data Protection Declaration

Any information given by you (albeit business or personal) to the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust will be used solely for the purpose for which it was given. No outside commercial or non-commercial organisation shall be in receipt of such data.

On-line Payments

Our on-line payments and donations are managed by PayPal via their secure transaction pages. This is confirmed by a padlock image in the corner of the screen. We do not have access to the details of your credit / debit card. These are held by the payment providers. For further information about PayPal please visit www.paypal.com

Use of Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Our cookies help us:

  • Make our website work as you'd expect
  • Remember your settings during and between visits
  • Improve the speed/security of the site
  • Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
  • Continuously improve our website for you

We do NOT use cookies to:

  • Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
  • Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
  • Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
  • Pay sales commissions
  • You can learn more about all the cookies we use below

There are two types of cookie you may encounter when using this site:
First party cookies: these are our own cookies, controlled by us and used to provide information about usage of our site.

Third party cookies: these are cookies found in other companies’ internet tools which we are using to enhance our site.

First party cookies

This site uses cookies in several places – we’ve listed each of them below with more details about why we use them and how long they will last.

Name Purpose Typical content Expires
SESSxxxID Authentication session to prevent having to login multiple times in one browser session. This is only set if you authenticate via the site. This may happen if you purchase items from the shop or make use of our commenting A unique id that ties the current session to a database settings table One week
has_js This helps the website understand browser Javascript functionality An on/off flag that denotes whether or not the browser supports Javascript On site exit
Online forms   NO_CACHE This cookie is essential for our webforms to operate. It is set only for those people using the form, and prevents the browser from storing the information you enter.This cookie is deleted when you close your browser. N/A
 

 

Third party cookies

We use a number of suppliers who may also set cookies on their websites’ on its behalf. This site does not control the dissemination of these cookies. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.

Provider Name Purpose More info

Google Analytics

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Google Privacy policy

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These cookies are created by the AddThis social sharing site. AddThis does collect some information such as which web page you came from, which type of browser you are using, and your general geographic location. If you use the AddThis tool to share content they aggregate data about what pages are shared, when, and how. They also assign your web browser a unique identifier. This ID doesn't, and can't, say anything about you, it's a random series of numbers and letters used to distinguish users from each other.

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FontDeck   Fontdeck sets a single session cookie for each font requested. Each cookie contains (nothing but) a random string used solely as part of our caching and font security measures. The cookies are removed as soon the browser is closed (or the session otherwise ends). They contain no personal information and are not used for gathering analytics or tracking at a personal or aggregate level. Their sole purpose is to check whether we should serve the webfont from cache or not. FontDeck Privacy Policy
Wufoo wildlifetrusts40 This is a session ID cookie used identify unique visitors completing forms on our site. If you have your browser set to reject cookies the forms may not work correctly. Wufoo Privacy Policy

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit: http://www.allaboutcookies.org

Legal message

The information on this web site has been provided as general information only. The Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust can not accept responsibility for loss occasioned after reliance placed on any of the contents of this web site. The Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust makes no warranty as to the accuracy of site information or contents.

Your use of the the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust website is governed by the conditions below and passing beyond the Homepage is deemed as acceptance of these conditions.

Disclaimer

The Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust makes no warranty or representations on any of the content of this site or any site that you may access by hyperlink through this site.

Any access to another site from this site is independent of the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust. The Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust has no control over the content of other sites and have not endorsed or approved the content of such sites.

The Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust will not be liable to you or any other person for loss or damage directly or indirectly for any use of this or any site linked to it.

Copyright and Reproductions

All page content made available on this Web site is Copyright the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust unless otherwise stated.

All photographs are Copyright the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust or their individual owner unless otherwise stated.

The site may contain other propriety notices and copyright information, the terms of which must be observed and followed.

You may download to a local hard disk and print extracts from this site for personal use and information. You can duplicate the information for the personal use of others only. Information is not to be copied to use in any other web site, database or publication or any other form of work.

Please contact the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust if you wish to use a photograph or any information given, for incorporation into any form of publication medium, or for any use other than private viewing.