The Toronto Zoo built the Adopt-A-Pond App and website to be used for free. This SERVICE is provided by The Toronto Zoo at no cost and is intended for use as is.
This page is used to inform website visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service.
Information Collection and Use
The app does use third party services that may collect information used to identify you, including but not limited to the Google Play Store and the Apple App Store. You can find the links to their respective privacy policies below.
We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app or website we collect data and information (through third party products) called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol ("IP") address, device type, operating system version, the configuration of the app or website when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.
Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used to store anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device internal memory.
This Service uses these "cookies" to help identify you and keep you logged in when your browser window closes. The app and website may also use third party code and libraries that use "cookies" to collection information and to improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
We want to inform users of this Service that these third parties may have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links to Other Sites
These Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to take necessary actions.
If you would like to request having your data removed, please contact us at aap -at- torontozoo.ca.
The current version of this policy is dated: January 21, 2022.