When you visit the Site you may provide us with two types of information: (1) personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis (voluntary submission) and (2) website use information collected on an aggregate basis as you and others browse our website.
WRD gathers personally identifiable information about users of the Site through the Groundwater Tour registration process and other means, such as user submissions. When you register for a Groundwater Tour, we will ask you for information such as your name, home address, email address, and telephone number. All personal information pertaining to inquiries about the Site our about WRD are strictly on an individual and voluntary basis, and thus may include any combination of the aforementioned personal information as you see necessary to provide.
For every visitor to our site, there are several common pieces of non-personal information through standard tracking mechanisms on WRD servers. For example, browser type, operating system, the date and time of the visit, and the pages visited are all recorded. We cannot and do not associate any of this information with individual persons, distribute this information, or use it in any manner other than for statistical analysis in improving our site to better serve our visitors.
All information we collect is used to improve the content of our website and/or is used to notify consumers about updates to our website. The information is reviewed internally by our staff and used to better understand the content needs of registrants to our website. Our goal in collecting personal information and monitoring visitor traffic patterns is to provide you with the best available web experience.
The WRD does not share, sell, rent, or publish any of our visitors' personal or private information. We do not reveal specific information about subscribers or other personally identifiable data to unaffiliated third parties for their independent use, except if required to do so by law.
Any information that you provide to us through any on-line means will only be used for the specific purpose for which it is provided. However, this may involve redirecting your inquiry or comment to the department or agency which is best able to meet your needs.
However, please be aware that if you visit any non-WRD website where you are prompted to log in or that are customizable, you may be required to accept cookies. WRD does not control use of these cookies and expressly disclaims any responsibility for information collected through them.
If you feel that this Site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the address or phone number listed below, state or local chapters of the Better Business Bureau, state or local consumer protection office, the Federal Trade Commission by phone at 202.FTC-HELP (202.382.4357) or electronically at http://www.ftc.gov/ftc/complaint.htm.
Chief Administrative Officer
4040 Paramount Blvd.
Lakewood, CA 90712