Privacy Policy

The Montgomery County Sierra Club adopted the following guidelines in order to ensure users of this Web site of our commitment and dedication to privacy. In general, you can visit this site without divulging personal information.

Collection of Web Statistics and the Use of "Cookies"

Web statistics are collected when you visit our site including your Internet protocol address, Internet service provider, the browser and operating system, the site from which you originated, the pages you request, and the time and date of your visit. This information, however, is not personally identifiable. We use Web statistics like the most frequently visited pages to improve the site. We will not sell, distribute or give this information to a third party. After this information is used, it is discarded.

We also collect information through the use of "cookies," a small file which is sent to your browser and stored on your system. If you do not wish to accept cookies from our site, then set your browser to notify you when a site tries to send you a cookie or turn off cookies.

Collection and Use of Personally Identifiable Information

The Montgomery County Sierra Club may collect e-mail addresses and other personally identifiable data about visitors when such data is voluntarily submitted to us online. For example, visitors to the site may request information or services. Some of the activist functions of our site require registration of personal information so that particpants can get additional information about conservation issues.

Outside Links

Non-Sierra Club links on this site are provided as a convenience. The Montgomery County Sierra Club does not endorse or recommend any of the material or information on any Web site linked to this site. We are not responsible for any information that you submit or any product you purchase on a Web site linked to this site.

Complaint Procedure

If you suspect that we have handled your personal information in a manner that doesn't comply with the Privacy Policy, please contact us by e-mailing an explanation to privacy@maryland.sierraclub.org.

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