Introduction

Our websites, www.beconservation.com and www.heritageconservationcommunity.com, both use cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through our online community. This policy explains what cookies are, how we use them, and how you can control them.

 

What Are Cookies?

As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your device by websites that you visit. They are widely used to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the site owners.  

This page describes what information they gather, how we use it and why we sometimes need to store these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored however this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.

 

How Do We Use Cookies?

We use cookies for a variety of reasons detailed below. Unfortunately, in most cases there are no industry standard options for disabling cookies without completely disabling the functionality and features they add to this site. It is recommended that you leave on all cookies if you are not sure whether you need them or not in case they are used to provide a service that you use.

We use cookies to:

  • Understand and save your preferences for future visits.
  • Keep track of advertisements.
  • Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions to offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

 

Types Of Cookies We Use

  1. Essential Cookies: These are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems.
  2. Performance Cookies: These allow us to count visits and traffic sources, so we can measure and improve the performance of our site.
  3. Functionality Cookies: These are used to recognize you when you return to our website.
  4. Targeting Cookies: These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited, and the links you have followed.

 

Your Choices Regarding Cookies

If you prefer to avoid the use of cookies on our website, first you must disable the use of cookies in your browser and then delete the cookies saved in your browser associated with this website. You may use this option for preventing the use of cookies at any time.

Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.

 

Third-Party Cookies

In some special cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. Our site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.

 

More Information

Hopefully, that has clarified things for you. If there is something that you aren’t sure whether you need or not it’s usually safer to leave cookies enabled in case it does interact with one of the features you use on our site.

 If you are looking for more information, you can contact us through our contact email:

  • Email: stephen@beconservation.com

This Cookies Policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 30 March 2024. Your continued use of the website after any changes or revisions to this policy shall indicate your agreement with the terms of such revised policy