Fish and Waters Conservation Fund Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us. At Fish and Waters Conservation Fund (FWCF) we have a few fundamental principles. If you find content on the FWCF website that you believe violates our Privacy Policy, please contact us immediately.

We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.

We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our communications, or protect our rights.

We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.

Contact Information

Our site’s sign-up form requires users to give us contact information (like their name and email address). We use customer contact information from the sign-up form to send the user information about our organization. The customer’s contact information is also used to contact the user when necessary. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings: see the Choice/Opt-Out section below.

Our site uses a donation form for customers to request information, products, and services. We collect visitor’s contact information (like their email address) and financial information (like their account or credit card numbers). Contact information from the sign-up or donation forms is used to send information about our organization to our customers. The customer’s contact information is also used to get in touch with the customer when necessary. Users may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the Choice/Opt-Out section below. Financial information that is collected is used only to bill the user for donations, products or services.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Member data is password protected to guard against unauthorized access. In addition, all data moving between browser and is encrypted using SSL, the strongest available protection on the internet.


Our site provides users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners at the point where we request information about the visitor.

This site gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service.

  1. You can send an email to
  2. You can call the following telephone number: 952-854-1317

Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting

FWCF uses Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting to collect information on our audience such as age, gender, and interests with Google Analytics. FWCF uses this information to help guide our communications with unique visitors.

FWCF does not and will not ever sell this information. You can opt out of google analytics tracking here.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. FWCF uses cookies to help FWCF identify and track visitors, their usage of FWCF website, and their website access preferences.

FWCF visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using FWCF’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of FWCF’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, FWCF may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and FWCF’s sole discretion. FWCF encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Contacting the Website

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, you can contact:

Fish and Waters Conservation Fund
PO Box 50868
Mendota, MN 55150