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These Terms of Use govern your use of this web site, wildlifesightings.net. By using, visiting, or browsing this web site, you accept and agree to be bound by these Terms of Use. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, you should not use this web site.

Changes to Terms of Use

wildlifesightings.net reserves the right to change these Terms of Use. The most current version of these Terms of Use can be reviewed by clicking on the "Terms of Use" hyperlink located in the lower right corner of the pages of this web site. The most current version of the Terms of Use will supercede all previous versions. Your use of this web site after changes are made means that you agree to be bound by such changes.

Privacy Policy

wildlifesightings.net does not sell or share personal information about you with other people or companies.

Right to Terminate

wildlifesightings.net reserves the right to terminate or restrict your use of this web site, without notice, for any or no reason whatsoever.

Your Conduct on This Web Site

You agree not to upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise send or transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation.

You also agree not to upload, post, email or otherwise send or transmit any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment associated with this web site. You also agree not to interfere with the servers or networks connected to this web site or to violate any of the procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to this web site, the terms of which are incorporated herein. You also agree not to impersonate any other person while using this web site, conduct yourself in a vulgar or offensive manner while using this web site, or use this web site for any unlawful purpose. You also agree not to collect or store personal data about other visitors to this web site.

Trademarks

All trademarks that appear on this web site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by me.

Copyright

All content included on this web site is wildlifesightings.net’s property. All such content is protected by international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this web site is my exclusive property and is protected by international copyright laws.

wildlifesightings.net respect’s the intellectual property of others. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact wildlifesightings.net .

Contributed Content

You may contribute content on this web site provided that the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory or otherwise objectionable to me. In posting such content, you agree not to mislead anyone regarding the origin of such content. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post; that the content is accurate; that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity; and that you will indemnify me for all claims resulting from content you contribute. wildlifesightings.net has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any content at anytime without notice. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information that constitutes part of the content expressed or made available by contributors on this web site are those of the contributor and not mine. Contributors are solely responsible for submitted content and under no circumstances shall wildlifesightings.net be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through this web site. It is your responsibility to evaluate the information, opinion, advice, or other content available through this web site.

wildlifesightings.net Use of Contributed Content

wildlifesightings.net is free to use any content you submit or make available without further compensation, acknowledgement or payment to you for the purpose of displaying and using that information on this web site. By posting any information on this web site, you grant wildlifesightings.net a world-wide, nonexclusive, royalty-free license to display, use, and reproduce that information on this web site.

wildlifesightings.net shares sightings data with other international citizen science organizations like the GBIF.org, but does not share contributors personal details with this sighting data.

wildlifesightings.net may update the common and scientific names if deemed incorrect when originally submitted or to keep naming consistent among minor variations. Sightings with too few details or unusual details may be deleted.

Your Use of Content

Unless otherwise specified, content on this web site is for your personal and non-commercial use and wildlifesightings.net grants’ you a limited license to access this web site for that purpose. You may not download (other than through page caching necessary for personal use), modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, duplicate, publish, license, create derivative works from, or offer for sale any information contained on, or obtained from, this web site without prior express written consent.

Links

Wildlife Sightings is not responsible for the content or privacy policies of other websites displayed on this website.

Disclaimers of Warranties and Limitations on Liability

This web site and its contents are provided "as is" and wildlifesightings.net make no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to this web site or its contents. wildlifesightings.net assume no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of this web site, any failures, delays, or interruptions in delivery of any content contained on this web site, any losses or damages arising from the use of the content provided on this web site, or any conduct by users of this web site. wildlifesightings.net disclaim all representations and warranties, including, for example, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. In addition, wildlifesightings.net do not represent or warrant that the information accessible via this web site is accurate, complete or current.

In no event shall wildlifesightings.net be liable to you for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of damage, and on any theory of liability, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this information. If any applicable authority holds any portion of this section to be unenforceable, then liability will be limited to the fullest possible extent permitted by applicable law.