Our Commitment To Privacy

C-Fern Project respects each individual’s right to personal privacy.  We will collect and use information through our Web site only in the ways disclosed in this statement.  This statement applies solely to information collected at C-Fern.org.

The Information We Collect

This notice only applies to all information collected or submitted on the C-Fern Project website, C-Fern.org. On some pages, registration is necessary to view content, download written materials, participate in discussion, etc. Required and non-required personal information is collected at registration. Registrants can elect not to provide certain personal infomration.  The types of personal information collected include:

      Mailing Address
      Institutional Address    
      Email address
      Phone number
      Fax number

On some pages, you can submit information about other people. For example, in the Forum you can discuss other individuals. We do not collect personal informaiton from these venues.

Third Party Information Collection

Links on the C-Fern Project website may provide access to third party websites where the data collection and data collection and privacy policies differ from those described here. Please review the policies at thsoe websites for specifics.

The Way We Use Information

We use the information you provide about yourself only to understand how our website is being used and to modify, improve, and exapnd the content we provide to educators and researchers. We do not share this information with outside parties.

We use return email addresses to answer the email we receive. Such addresses are not used for any other purpose and are not shared with outside parties.

We use other non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and to modify, improve, and exapnd the content we provide to educators and researchers.

Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

Our Commitment To Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.

How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information

You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by Logging In and acessing "Your User Profile" under the "User Menu" . We use this procedure to better safeguard your information.

You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information directly in "Your User Profile".

To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

How To Contact Us

Should you have other questions or concerns about these privacy policies, please send us an email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..