Web Policies

EAA WEBSITE PRIVACY AND USAGE POLICY

Thank you for visiting the Edwards Aquifer Authority (EAA) website. The EAA provides this website as a means to readily communicate information to the public and to provide useful tools and interactive elements for public use. This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website, and not to information collected offline.

The EAA values your privacy. When you visit our site, we collect information related to your visit. Information collected is used for statistical purposes such as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, identifying what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.

The EAA takes precautions, including administrative, technical and physical measures, to safeguard your privacy and information against loss, theft, and misuse, as well as against unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. There is no absolute guaranty that personal information can always be kept confidential.

The EAA also collects information from you when you register on our website or fill out an online form. When ordering or registering on our site, you may be asked to enter your name or email address. Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company or organization for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering a service or information related to the EAA and as set forth in this policy. The email address that you provide may be used to send you information related to any applicable order, or information about the EAA, news, updates, or program information. If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed information on how to do so at the bottom of each email.

We may share information with governmental agencies or other companies assisting us in fraud prevention or investigation. We may do so when: (1) permitted or required by law; or, (2) trying to protect against or prevent actual or potential fraud or unauthorized transactions; (3) investigating fraud which has already taken place; or (4) if we determine that disclosure is necessary or appropriate for purposes of national security, law enforcement, or other issues of public importance. This information is not provided to these companies for marketing purposes.

The Site may use cookie, pixel tags, and other tracking technology depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, tracking the number of visitors to the Site, and understanding how visitors use the Site. Cookies can also help customize the Site for visitors. Personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology, however, if you previously provided personally identifiable information, cookies may be tied to such information. Aggregate cookie and tracking information may be shared with third parties.

The EAA is committed to data security, and we use reasonable precautions to keep the personal information that you provide to us secure.

If at any time we decide to change all or part of this privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.