Posted August 10, 1998, Updated May 13, 2002

Eco-Watch Dialogues: PRIVACY POLICY

The Eco-Watch Dialogues Web site is maintained by The U.S. Forest Service, 210 14th Street, SW, Washington, DC 20205. We can be reached by e-mail at

HOW Eco-Watch Dialogues USES INFORMATION PROVIDED BY YOU: This site does not collect personally identifiable information about individuals except when specifically and knowingly provided by such individuals.

We do not provide, sell or lease your personally identifiable information to any third parties.

Finally, you should be aware that when you voluntarily disclose personally identifiable information (e.g., first and last name, address, e-mail address, etc) on the forums or in the chat areas, that information can be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages from other posters or parties.

CHILDREN: Be sure to ask your parents for permission before you send any information about yourself (your name, address, e-mail address, etc.) to us or anyone else over the Internet.

PARENTS: We encourage you to get involved with your children's online usage and to be aware of the activities in which they are participating. You should be aware that if your child voluntarily discloses his name, e-mail address, etc. on various forums, or chat areas, such disclosure may result in unsolicited messages from other parties. Accordingly, you should discourage your child from doing so.

Again, if you have any concerns regarding your child's or your use of Eco-Watch Dialogues, please contact us at

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