Like most website operators, Survival Seeds collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request and pretty much everything else we can collect legally. Survival Seeds purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Survival Seeds visitors use its website. From time to time, Survival Seeds may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Survival Seeds websites choose to interact with Survival Seeds in ways that require Survival Seeds to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Survival Seeds gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for an account at Survival Seeds to provide a username and email address and other information. Those who engage in transactions with Survival Seeds are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Survival Seeds collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Survival Seeds. Survival Seeds does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Survival Seeds may collect statistics about the behaviors and trends of visitors to its websites. For instance, Survival Seeds may monitor the most popular links on the site. Survival Seeds may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Survival Seeds does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information