Privacy Policy - Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River

Privacy Policy

See below for the Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River privacy policy. Contest rules may be viewed here.

Privacy Notice

Effective Date:  July 1, 2019

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for the Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River and our website; This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website, except where stated otherwise. It will notify you of the following:

  • What information we collect;
  • With whom it is shared;
  • How it can be corrected;
  • How it is secured;
  • How policy changes will be communicated; and
  • How to address concerns over misuse of personal data.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about events, news, or changes to this privacy policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number provided on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data


We share aggregated demographic information with our partners. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.


We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

Wherever we collect sensitive information, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.

We also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (e.g. customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers on which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment. If you shared your email address with us in person rather than online, the paper sign-up sheet has been stored securely and/or destroyed, where appropriate.


We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site.

Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance their experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. Cookies on your computer may be cleared at any time, however clearing cookies may make it more difficult for you to reach our site, particularly if the site is not saved as a ‘bookmark.’


This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Surveys & Contests

From time-to-time our site requests information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information.

Information requested may include contact information (such as name and email address), and demographic information (such as zip code and age). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.

We may also use contact information to send marketing correspondences via emails or direct mail.

Notification of Changes

Changes to this Privacy Policy may be made at any time; by supplying your email address, you will receive a notification that changes have been made to this policy. If you have any questions, feel free to fill out the form on the ‘Contact Us’ page of this website.

Other Provisions as Required by Law

While the Alliance for Watershed Education operates throughout the watershed in New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania, all updates to this website are made in New Jersey and thus are in accordance with New Jersey laws regarding online privacy and protection.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately by filling out the ‘Contact Us’ form on this website or email us by clicking here.