Legal information about National Audubon Society Web Sites
COPYRIGHT (c) 2010 by National Audubon Society, Inc. All rights reserved. No part of this website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form by any electrical, mechanical, photocopying, recording means or otherwise without prior written permission of the photographer or author. Permission granted for use by search engines and other services which do not and do not intend to charge for pages from this site.
American Birds, Audubon, Audubon Adventures, Audubon Advisory, Audubon at Home, Audubon Nature Odysseys, Audubon Newswire, Audubon Society, Audubon's Animal Adventures, Birdathon, Birdsource (jointly owned with Cornell University), Christmas Bird Count, eBird (jointly owned with Cornell University), Feederwatch (jointly owned with Cornell University), the Flying Egret Design Mark, Great Backyard Bird Count, Living Oceans, National Audubon Society, National Audubon Society Field Notes, National Audubon Society Nature Odysseys, Project Puffin, The Audible Audubon and World of Audubon, and their associated logos are among National Audubon Society, Inc.'s trademarks. All rights reserved.
Copyright 2010 by National Audubon Society, Inc., 225 Varick Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10014, USA. All rights reserved. Some materials delivered from this web site may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information relating to those materials.
Other Restrictions on Use
Permission to use, copy and distribute materials delivered from this web site is hereby granted under the following conditions: (1) The above copyright notice and this permission notice must appear in all copies; (2) Any use of the materials available from this web site must be for informational purposes only and in no instance for commercial purposes; (3) No materials available from this web site can be modified in any way; (4) No graphics available from this web site can be used (including links from pages on other websites), copied, or distributed separate from the accompanying text and (5) Email addresses may not be retrieved from this website in bulk for any reason or for commercial purposes without specific written permission. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved by National Audubon Society, Inc. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel, or otherwise any license or right under any trademark of National Audubon Society, Inc. Except as expressly granted above, all rights are expressly reserved to National Audubon Society, Inc.
Information Warranty Disclaimer
NATIONAL AUDUBON SOCIETY, INC. MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO ITS WEBSITE, OR ANY PART THEREOF, INCLUDING ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT OF COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK OR PATENT RIGHTS OF OTHERS, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS OR SUITABILITY FOR ANY PURPOSE.
Limitation of Liability
Website Content Users of this website assume all risk for personal or property damage incurred while accessing or using the website and any information contained herein. National Audubon Society, Inc., and its officers, directors, members, employees and agents assume no liability for any damages (including direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages) to any person or property arising out of access to or use of this website.
National Audubon Society, Inc. is not responsible for and does not monitor the reliability or content of the websites linked to this website. Users of this website assume all risk for personal or property damage incurred while using the links to other websites contained on the National Audubon Society, Inc. website. National Audubon Society, Inc., and its officers, directors, members, employees and agents assume no liability for any damages (including direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages) to any person or property arising out of access to or use of links to other websites contained on this website.
Content Posted by Third Parties
Any party who posts information to this web site agrees not to post any material which is defamatory, obscene, or a violation of any copyright or trademark, and further agrees not to represent himself or herself as someone else. National Audubon Society, Inc. is under no obligation to monitor the information residing on or transmitted to this web site; however, any party who posts information to this web site agrees that National Audubon Society, Inc. may take appropriate action in order to prevent the violation of the rights of National Audubon Society, Inc. or of other parties, in order to comply with any law, regulation or other governmental request, or in order to operate this web site properly or to protect itself or others. National Audubon Society, Inc. reserves the right to modify, reject, or eliminate any information residing on or transmitted to this web site that, in its sole discretion, it believes is unacceptable or in violation of these terms and conditions. The use, distribution, or publication of any materials posted by third parties does not constitute or imply an endorsement of such materials or of any opinions or comments in such materials. National Audubon Society, Inc. disclaims all responsibility for any defamatory, obscene, copyright or trademark infringing material posted to this web site by any third party.
Any party who posts information to this web site represents that it is the sole owner of all rights in materials posted by it (including all related copyrights) or that it has the absolute right to license their use as provided in this section. While the posting party will retain ownership of the copyright in the materials it posts, the posting party agrees that all of the materials it posts shall become part of a database, and that National Audubon Society, Inc. will own the compilation copyright in that database. The posting party hereby grants National Audubon Society, Inc. a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, publicly perform, publicly display, and distribute its posting, any portion of such posting and any derivative works created from such posting, in print electronic and other media, by any means now known or developed in the future. National Audubon Society, Inc. may sublicense all of its rights and licenses or assign them to third parties. Neither National Audubon Society, Inc. nor any third party using the posting in accordance with this section will be obligated to pay the posting party any royalties or other compensation for use of the posting. National Audubon Society, Inc. shall have no duty to attribute authorship of the posting to the posting party. National Audubon Society, Inc. shall not be obligated to enforce any form of attribution by third parties.
Commercial use of information collected from the National Audubon Society, Inc. websites is prohibited without prior permission from the National Audubon Society, Inc. Webmaster.