ONLINE SAFETY AND OUR COMMITMENT TO YOUr privacy
Personal information defined
Marine Conservation Philippines considers “Personal Information” to include information that alone or when in combination with other information may be used to readily identify, contact, or locate you, such as: name, address, email address, or phone number. We do not consider Personal Information to include information that has been anonymized so that it does not allow a third party to easily identify a specific individual.
Information we collect and how we use it
We may ask you to provide us with Personal Information if you would like to benefit from services offered on this website. As you create a user account, we collect this information to help provide you with services and respond to your requests.
We track website usage data to improve our website. We collect user traffic patterns throughout our website using web logs, cookies, and similar technologies. This information is collected to help improve website flow and usability. In addition, when we send emails to our members and supporters, we track information on clicks-through to our website, including IP addresses. This is done to gauge the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns and to discourage fraudulent use.
Changes and updates
Our usage of personal information
We process Personal Information as described on this page for such internal and service-related purposes as:
To advance our mission including delivering information that may be of interest to our supporters; To conduct research and analysis in order to maintain and improve our website and advance our mission; To alert you to news updates and related developments, special offers, and other new MCP offerings; To contact you in response to requests for information such as requests made through the “Contact Us” form of our web site.
We provide you with controls so that you can determine whether or not you would like to continue to receive such communications.
Website usage by children
We do not knowingly collect, maintain, or use any Personal Information from children under 13 years of age. If we become aware that we have collected any Personal Information from children under 13, we will promptly delete such information from our databases. If you are a parent or guardian and discover that your child under the age of 13 has used the website, then you may alert us at abuse@
Transfer and information sharing
We do not rent or sell Personal Information collected on this website with third parties. Period. We may share information collected about website users with third parties if doing so is appropriate to carry out a user’s request or we believe that doing so is legally required, or it is in Marine Conservation Philippines interest to protect its property or other legal rights or the rights or property of others.
If Marine Conservation Philippines should ever file for bankruptcy or have its assets sold to or merged with another entity, information we’ve receives from you shall be treated as an asset and may be transferred as part of any such transactions.
Affiliated websites, other sites and advertisements
If we learn of a security systems breach we may attempt to notify you electronically so that you can take appropriate protective steps. By using this website or providing Personal Information to us you agree that we can communicate with you electronically regarding security, privacy and administrative issues relating to your use of this website. We may post a notice on our website if a security breach occurs. We may also send an email to you at the email address you have provided to us in these circumstances. If you create a user account, we recommend that you use a password that is unique for this site.
This website provides a wealth of information on mangrove biology and the global effects of mangrove tree planting. We have taken every reasonable effort and done due diligence to ensure the accuracy of this information, but neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any information or services available through this website meet your specific requirements.
This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than with our expressed written permission.
Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s), and it may have changed since we provided the link. Your use of any information or materials on such external websites is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through such websites meet your specific requirements.
Effective date March 4th, 2021