Privacy Policy

At Aves Amigos, LLC, we take the issue of privacy seriously. Our policy for how we use information that you provide us is set forth below. Please note that by using any of our mobile apps, including but not limited to Birding Trail and Birding Utah (“Application”), you are accepting the practices described in this notice.

Data Controller and Owner 

Aves Amigos, LLC
580 8th Ave NE, Unit 609
Issaquah, WA 98029, United States
support@avesamigos.com

Summary

Analytics – This Application does not collect or share your personal data.

Ads – No advertisements are served from third party ad networks in this Application.

Social – This Application provides a means by which you can post a status update to your Facebook wall if you so choose.

Location – This Application asks if it can use your Current Location so it can calculate which sites are closest to your location. It uses geolocation services to find restaurants, hotels, and other conveniences near sites.

Web – This Application uses third party services on the internet to improve Nearby Place reporting (Google) and to provide more information about birds found at sites (Wikipedia).

General

The Application is designed to describe birdwatching sites along driving loops or in regions typically published and marketed as “Birding Trails”.

This Application accesses two servers (“the Sites”) operated by Aves Amigos, LLC, namely birdticker.com  and avesamigos.com, for the purpose of determining promotional periods in effect or syncing with an online trails database. Neither this Application nor our servers collect any personally identifiable information about you.

You may email us at any time at support@avesamigos.com.  You should be aware that we may use the contact information you include in order to respond to any queries or comments. We will share your email address and message only with those of us at Aves Amigos, LLC who have a legitimate business reason to address any concerns or questions contained in your email.

How we use cookies

Third party sites whose services (“the Services”) are used by this Application may use a 'cookie' which is a small text file that is placed on local storage. You can set your mobile browser to refuse to accept cookies. Third party sites, such as Facebook, may store your login and other personal information on cookies or on local storage so that you do not need to re-enter your credentials every time you use the Services.

How we use third party services

You assume responsibility for any Personal Data that third parties may use or share while using this Application, thus relieving Aves Amigos, LLC of all responsibility. For example, this Application uses the Google API(s) and the geolocation data read from your device in order to provide a location-aware experience. For this reason, you are urged to consult the Google Privacy Policy at https://www.google.com/intl/en_us/policies/privacy/ on how your data might be used.

This Application includes a Share tab to allow you to share your experiences on Facebook or via electronic mail. The first time Facebook is accessed via this Application, you are asked for the appropriate permissions. In general, you should be aware that information you provide to Facebook via this Application will be available to others. For more information, refer to the Facebook privacy policy at https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/.

This Application uses Wikipedia to provide more information about the birds found at sites along the trails. For information on how Wikipedia might collect Personal Data when visiting their site, refer to the Wikipedia Privacy Policy at https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Privacy_policy.

System Logs and Maintenance

For operation and maintenance purposes, this Application and any third party services may collect files that record interaction with this Application (System Logs) and may include an IP Address your device is using.

Information not contained in this policy

More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Data Controller at any time at its contact information.

The rights of Users

You have the right, at any time, to know whether your Personal Data has been stored and can consult the Data Controller to learn about their contents and origin, to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be supplemented, cancelled, updated or corrected, or for their transformation into anonymous format or to block any data held in violation of the law, as well as to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons. Requests should be sent to the Data Controller at the contact information set out above.

Changes to this privacy policy

The Data Controller reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by giving notice to its Users on this page. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom. If you object to any of the changes to the Policy, you must cease using this Application. Unless stated otherwise, the then-current privacy policy applies to all Personal Data the Data Controller may have about you.

Information about this privacy policy

The Data Controller is responsible for this privacy policy. 

Revision 1.3
Latest update: July 19, 2017