Privacy Policy - LTER

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We respect your privacy! Any and all information collected at this site will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed. Any information you give to the Jornada Information Management System will be held with the utmost care, and will not be used in ways that you have not consented to. A more detailed explanation about how we safeguard your personal information is described below. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to let us know.

Resale or disclosure of information to third parties:

The Jornada Information Management System does not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease any personal information collected at our site, including membership forms or email lists. Name and contact information associated with data requests or data downloads may be shared with the appropriate responsible investigator(s) of those datasets.

Browser information collected on the website:

The Jornada Information Management System analyzes our website logs to improve the value of the materials available on website. Our website logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them with the individuals that actually browse the site.

Use of cookies:

We use cookies on this site. Cookies are used to aid in navigating our web site. We do not use cookies to track or collect personal information.

Privacy of our email lists:

The Jornada Information Management System maintains several email lists to keep Jornada Information Management System members informed about breaking events. Individuals must affirmatively ask to join our mailing lists by contacting the Jornada Basin LTER Data Manager at We do not sell, rent, loan, trade, or lease the addresses on our list to anyone. In addition, we configure our list server software to refuse to divulge the email addresses of our list subscribers to anyone but authorized Jornada Information Management System staff, including other list subscribers.