How We Use Your Information
Intertidal, LLC is committed to protecting your privacy online.
When you register, contribute, sign up to volunteer, or take any other action on our site, we may ask you to give us certain information (including Personal Information, which is defined below) as a condition to using our site or certain features of our site. We may obtain information about you from outside sources and add it to or combine it with the information we collect through this site. The Personal Information you provide is used only to fulfill your specific request, unless you give us permission to use it in another manner. We will not collect your Personal Information unless you give it to us.
We use your information to operate this site, send news and information to you about Intertidal, LLC and our partners, to solicit your participation in our and our partners’ services, products, programs, events and activities, to obtain and confirm RSVPs to events and programs, and to respond to requests from you. We use your email address to send such information by email and may use your telephone number to call you for these purposes.
In order to provide you with our site and other services we offer, we may share your Personal Information with certain authorized third parties (“Authorized Third Parties”) that are authorized to act on our behalf in connection with our site and other services we offer. Authorized Third Parties will not use any Personal Information received from us for any purposes other than performing services on our behalf and for other purposes you authorize. Certain features of our site may allow you to provide Personal Information to others, and any such Personal Information so provided to others may not be under our control.
At various times when you provide us with Personal Information and/or when you use certain features of our site, you will be given the option of providing us with Personal Information in order to receive recurring informational or promotional newsletters via email from us and/or directly from third parties (“Email Newsletters”). When you sign up for Email Newsletters, or at any time you use our site thereafter, you can choose to opt out of receiving additional Email Newsletters from us and/or third parties. You can unsubscribe from an Email Newsletter by following the directions included in the Email Newsletter. We will take commercially reasonable steps to implement your opt-out and unsubscribe requests promptly, but you may still receive communications from us for a reasonable time period as we process your request.
We may transfer Personal Information as an asset in connection with a proposed or actual merger or sale of the company (including any transfers made as part of an insolvency or bankruptcy proceeding) involving all or part of our business or as part of a corporate reorganization, stock sale, or other change in control of the Company.
If you decide to purchase tickets to an event or other online transaction, we may also ask for your credit card number and its expiration date. Your credit card information is used solely for processing the transaction you authorize; is not maintained by our organization; and is never disclosed to anyone, for any other purpose other than for processing the transaction you authorize, under any circumstances.
How We Protect Information You Provide
Intertidal, LLC uses industry standard security measures to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of the information under our control. Our server is located in a locked, secure environment. Permission to access your information is granted only to you and Intertidal, LLC, Authorized Third Parties, and employees or contractors who need to know that information to provide services to you. Although we make good faith efforts to store information collected by this website in a secure operating environment, we cannot guarantee complete security.
Links to Other Websites
Other Disclosure of Your Information
Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, we may need to disclose Personal Information when we have a good-faith belief release is appropriate. We reserve the right to disclose any information in order to comply with a subpoena, court order, administrative or governmental order, or any other requirement of law, or when we, in our sole discretion, believe it is necessary in order to protect our rights or property, or to protect the rights or property of others, or to prevent fraudulent, abusive, or unlawful conduct, or for credit risk reduction, or if we reasonably believe that an emergency involving immediate danger of death or serious physical injury to any person requires disclosure of Personal Information without delay.
Special Notice for Parents
We want to help you guard your children’s privacy. We do not solicit any information (including Personal Information) from children, and our site is not directed to children younger than 13 years old. You are not authorized to use our site if you are not at least 18 years old. We encourage you to talk to your children about safe and responsible use of their information while using the Internet. Intertidal, LLC does not knowingly solicit, collect, use, or distribute children’s personally identifiable information to any third parties. If you have any reservations, questions or concerns about your child’s access to this site or how information that your child provides is used by us, please contact us.
About Cookies, IP Addresses and Log File Data Cookies
A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user.
We may also use third-party services, such as Google Analytics. This helps us understand traffic patterns and know if there are problems with our site. We may also use embedded images in emails to track open rates for our mailings, so that we can tell which mailings appeal most to users of our site.
Personal Information cannot be collected with cookies, but if you previously provided us with Personal Information, cookies may be tied to such information. We may share Non-Personal Information collected by cookies with third parties.
We or our partners may place online advertising with third-party vendors, including Google, which will be shown on other websites. In some cases, those third-party vendors may decide which ads to show you based on your prior visits to our site. At no time will you be personally identified to those third-party vendors, nor will any of the information you share with us be shared with those third-party vendors. If you prefer to opt out of the use of these third-party cookies on our site, you can do so by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt out page.
Server Log Files
We log standard technical information, such as your IP address and the kind of browser you use. We log this information for troubleshooting purposes and to track which pages people visit in order to improve our site. We do not use log files to track a particular individual’s use of the website
How to Unsubscribe or Opt Out
People who subscribe to email lists via this website will receive periodic updates from Intertidal, LLC by regular mail and/or email. You may opt out of receiving future information via email by using the unsubscribe procedure specified on the email message.
Communications You Send to Us
Users from Outside the United States
Our site is directed to users in the United States. Use of our website is governed by the laws of the Unites States and the State of Maine. If you use our site outside of the United States, please be aware that any information we collect (including Personal Information) may be transferred to, stored, and/or processed in the United States.
How to Contact Us