Terms of use and our privacy and data protection policy 

If you are under the age of majority, you must have parental permission to visit, view or use this site. 

Our Privacy Policy is intended to be fully compliant at all times with the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR). In order to ensure compliance, periodic changes, modifications and/or clarifications may be required, so please review our terms of use and privacy policy every time you visit our site.

The only information collected and stored from visitors to this site is any information sent to us via the form in the “Contact” section of the site. This may include personally identifiable information such as name, e-mail or postal address, telephone number or any other information a visitor chooses to send to us. By using this form to contact us, you agree to provide us with the personal data you send to us, and you agree to let us collect, handle, process and store this information as necessary to be able to receive and respond to your correspondence. 

This website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with an online platform that allows us to publicize our photos, information and links. Wix.com may collect, handle, process and store information from visitors to the site such as Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone to the Internet, as well as site connection information.This data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. Wix.com stores your data on secure servers behind a firewall. By visiting and using this site, you agree to allow Wix to collect, handle, process and store your personal connection data. 

Any personal and non-personal information sent to us, and/or collected by us and/or Wix will be used only for response communication to site visitors who have sent us questions, comments, complaints, requests for use of photos, or  other information, and to comply with any and all applicable laws and regulations.

Through Wix.com, our website tracks some personal information through the use of cookies. Cookies are small files which are automatically placed and stored on your computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone when you visit our site. They are designed to hold a modest amount of data specific to a particular visitor, allowing the server to carry website information over from one visit to the next. Cookies may also be used to track repeat visits, or locations from where a repeat visitor is accessing the site. By visiting and using this site, you agree to allow Wix to place cookies on the device through which you are connecting to the site.  

Here is a list of specific cookies used by Wix.com on websites hosted on its platform such as https://dan1185.wixsite.com/birdingfaqs. This list is representative only and may change from time to time. 

Cookie name                                       Life span         Purpose

svSession                                            Permanent     Creates activities and BI

hs                                                         Session          Security

incap_ses_${Proxy-ID}_${Site-ID}       Session          Security

incap_visid_${Proxy-ID}_${Site-ID}     Session           Security

nlbi_{ID}                                               Persistent        Security

XSRF-TOKEN                                     Persistent        Security

smSession                                          Two weeks      Identity logged in site members

Please be advised that if, via the links provided on our home page, you visit the sites of Swarovski Optik https://www.swarovskioptik.com/birding , Bird Life International http://www.birdlife.org/ , or Pro Birder Tours http://ww.probirder.com/  each of these sites may collect information from your visit and may place cookies on the device which you are using to access their sites. As Swarovski Optik, Bird Life International and Pro Birder Tours are third parties with no connection or affiliation to this site, this site does not know and cannot control what data they collect, handle, process and store from visitors to their sites, or what cookies they may place on the devices of visitors to their sites. If you are accessing these sites through our links, we recommend you review the terms of use, the cookie policy, and the privacy policy of each of them when you are on their site.  

Virtually all web browsers and anti-malware programs have functions that allow you to identify and remove cookies that have been placed on your computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone. As cookies are automatically placed when you visit a site, you have to remove the cookies after every visit to a site, if cookies are a privacy issue for you. Fortunately this is generally simple and easy to do. If you are unsure how to do this, we recommend using the Help function on your browser or malware program, or watching a YouTube tutorial specific to your browser or malware program. 

Collection, handling, processing and storage of your personal data by Wix.com as described in this statement happens automatically once you visit our site. Other than that, data is only collected, handled, processed and stored when you send us communication through the contact form on our site. If you don’t want us to handle, process or store your data anymore after visiting the site, or if you would like to access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, as is your right under the GDPR, please contact us at danielbastaja@gmail.com or through the contact form on our website.

It is your right under the GDPR to receive a copy of the data that our site has collected about you. To make such a request, please contact us at danielbastaja@gmail.com or through the contact form on our website. Please keep in mind that it may take a several days to process your request, as this information must come from our third party providers (Wix.com). Please be assured that we will deal with any and all requests in the most expeditious manner possible. 

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