Your privacy is very important to us. The following describes our policies on the collection and use of any personal information you share with us.

  • During the course of visiting our web site, you may be asked for contact information. We will never disclose your contact information to a third party without your permission. Contact information may include name, street address, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone and FAX numbers. Other items may be requested as well.
  • You may also be asked for information about yourself, such as your approximate age, experience in fishing, preferences, etc.
  • You may also be asked to participate in surveys related to articles found on our web sites or related topics.
  • Your personal and/or survey information will never be disclosed to a third party in a manner which allows the third party to tie this information back to your contact information without your permission.
  • At any time, you may ask that we keep only your contact information, and get rid of other personal and/or survey information. You may also request that we not disclose any information about you to a third party. To make such requests, simply send an e-mail to the Editor.
  • “Cookies” are small pieces of information stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. We may use cookies as part of our web site software to help manage your access to our web sites. However, we will never use cookies to collect or transmit information about you without your knowledge.
  • We have no control over other web sites that we may reference or link to from our sites. These other web sites may have privacy policies which conflict with our policy. Please make sure that you review and understand their privacy policies as well as ours.
  • If we need to change our privacy policy, we will make every reasonable effort to notify you of these changes at least 7 days in advance. You will be given the opportunity to change the privacy status of your personal information at that time.
  • If you feel that any Beyond the Breakwater site is not following this stated information policy, please e-mail the Editor, or contact us directly using the information at the bottom of this page.