Information Collected and Stored Automatically
We welcome you to visit our website. As with any other servers,
if you do nothing during your visit but just browse through
the website, read pages, or download information, our server
will gather and store certain information about your visit
automatically. This information does not identify you personally.
We automatically collect and store the following information
about your visit:
We use this information to help us make our site more useful
to visitors - to learn about the number of visitors to our site
and the types of technology our visitors are using. We do not
track or record information about individuals.
- The Internet domain (for example, "yourcompany.com" if
you use a private Internet access account, or "yourschool.edu"
if you connect from a school's domain) and IP address (the
number automatically assigned to your computer whenever
you surf the Web) from which you access our website;
- The type of browser and operating system used to access
- The date and time you access our site; and
- The pages you visit.
You Send Us Personal Information
If you choose to provide us with personal information, as in
an e-mail to our webmaster or someone specific in our team or
by filling out a form with your personal information and submitting
it to us through our website, we shall use that information
to respond to your message and to help us locate for you the
information you have requested. We may even keep such information
for future contacts with you in relation to subjects concerning
Hong Kong flora and vegetation. For those of you who contribute
to our programme or participate in our various exercises and
projects, we may choose to list your name or load your contribution
on our website. The objective is to give you due credits for
your contribution and to allow other visitors to benefit from
your contribution. We would not share with any other persons
or third parties your correspondence address and other personal
information you give us, unless required by law. We do not collect
information for commercial marketing.
to Other Sites
Our website has selected links to other websites that we consider
useful to our visitors. Once you access another site through
a link provided by our site, you are subject to the privacy
policy of the new site.
Content Accuracy, Completeness,
We make every effort to provide and maintain accurate, complete,
usable, and timely information on our web pages. However, we
shall not be held responsible for any errors or negligence made
on our web pages. Conclusions drawn from, or actions undertaken
on the basis of, such data and information are the sole responsibility
of the user. We shall not be liable for any special or consequential
damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use,
the materials in our website.