Any personal information submitted by you to our website, including name, address and financial information, is stored in a secure location and is accessible only by designated staff or contractors of San Diego Coastkeeper. This information may be shared with other members of the Waterkeeper Alliance and other organizations that share similar missions and concerns of San Diego Coastkeeper.
Your personal information is collected for several reasons, including the following:
- to send you email alerts;
- to answer your requests;
- to let you become an online member;
- to help us make our website more useful;
- to track the number of visitors to our site;
- to solicit donations.
We have made every effort to insure the secure collection and transmission of sensitive user information using industry accepted data collection and encryption methodologies. If you are still concerned about the safety of your credit card information online, you may also submit contributions or other payment to San Diego Coastkeeper by mailing a check as directed by instructions on the appropriate pages of our website.
Call to Action Alert
Information about visitors who take part in our “Call to Action” program is forwarded to the recipient of the alert – typically governmental officials. The information sent is limited to your name and address and never contains any financial information, including credit card numbers, which may be submitted to us for membership.
Like most websites, San Diego Coastkeeper’s servers may record the numerical Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using; the browser software you use and your operating system; the time and date you access our site; and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site. San Diego Coastkeeper uses this information to measure the number of visitors to different sections of the site, to diagnose and correct system errors, and to improve the site. No information that identifies you personally is collected in our server logs.
Links to Other Websites:
We provide links to third party sites, but because we do not control those web sites, we encourage you to review the privacy policies posted on these third party sites. That another web site is linked to our site does not constitute an endorsement by San Diego Coastkeeper of the owner of the other site, the content of its site, or its products or services.
Your California Privacy Rights:
Opt-Out and Correction Procedures:
To opt out of having your membership information exchanged with other organizations, send us email or postal mail as follows:
Send postal mail to:
San Diego Coastkeeper
2825 Dewey Rd, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92106
In your letter or e-mail, make sure to give us your:
- Full Name
- Mailing address (including City, State and Zip Code)
- Indication that you do not wish to have your membership information exchanged with other organizations.
We may continue to contact you via email for administrative or informational purposes, including follow-up messages regarding the administration of your account, renewal of your membership, contests you have entered or other transactions you have undertaken.