Anonymous Visitors

The Ontario Chapter of Soil and Water Conservation Society (SWCS) respects your right to privacy. SWCS Ontario may collect and analyzes general usage information about web page view statistics and visitors coming to our web sites using server log analysis tools. This information is used to help us improve the quality of our sites, our infrastructure needed to support them, and to assess the impact our web site and reports have to spread information and improve soil and water quality.

About Cookies

Our web servers may collect general information with the help of cookies. A cookie is a small file that a web site writes to your hard drive when you visit that site. Cookies cannot read information from your hard drive or read information from other cookies. Cookies may be used on our sites to help us analyze sessions and general traffic patterns throughout our site. If you turn off cookies in your web browser, you will still be able to access and browse the site.

On-line Submissions

When we ask for information through the use of an online form or through any other means such as phone, fax or mail, we will keep your information private. SWCS may use PayPal for an authorized payment processor. Soil and Water Conservation Society Ontario Chapter will not sell or otherwise give away your private information to any third party.

Accessing Resources Requiring Authentication

When our communities access resources through our Internet or Intranets requiring password/username authentication, information is written and stored on our server log files.

Secure Web Pages

At this point, we do not use HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure) web pages that protect your privacy and confidentiality.