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LEGAL DISCLOSURE AND TERMS OF USE FOR USER-GENERATED CONTENT CONPRO

The Nature Conservancy owns and operates the website Conservation Gateway (www.conservationgateway.org). The purpose of Conservation Gateway is to advance the distribution and use of conservation data.

Users of Conservation Gateway are subject to the Terms of Use of The Nature Conservancy websites (Primary Terms of Use) that can be found at http://www.nature.org/aboutus/misc/art5096.html except to the extent that additional terms are provided here for the distribution and use of conservation data.   Terms used here have the same definition as those contained in the Primary Terms of Use.

LICENSE OF USER-GENERATED CONTENT FROM CONSERVATION GATEWAY POST CONTRIBUTORS

Those individuals providing user-generated content onto Conservation Gateway at Conservation Gateway Posts REPRESENT, WARRANT AND GUARANTEE they have the right to license User-Generated Content (UGC) to the Conservancy for use of this Website and agree to the terms of the License found on Creative Commons at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/legalcode.  UGC Providers shall defend and hold harmless the Conservancy against any claims from third parties arising out of the

UGC they provide to the Conservancy.

Further information is provided on the Editorial Policy and Guidelines: Conservation Gateway Post Contributors [link].

LICENSE TO USE CONTENT   

Title to the Content on Conservancy Gateway remains with The Nature Conservancy except where there is User-Generated Content on Conservation Gateway Posts or a third-party owner is identified on Conservation  Gateway, such as journal articles or presentations.    License of content used varies by Content owner:

Content owned by The Nature Conservancy .   Use of Content on the Conservation Gateway is permitted by Users under the terms of the Creative Commons license for non-commercial purposes on the condition it is attributed to the Content owner, specifically The Nature Conservancy . The full terms of the License can be found on Creative Commons at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/legalcode.

Content owned by Third-Parties:  Use of Third-Party Owned Content on the Conservancy Gateway that is not in Conservation Gateway Posts is not permitted by Users besides reviewing online, including but not limited to copying, distribution, publication, transfer or sale.

User-Generated Content on Conservation Gateway Posts:    Use of Content on the Conservation Gateway is permitted by Users under the terms of the Creative Commons license for non-commercial purposes on the condition it is attributed to the Content owner. The full terms of the License can be found on Creative Commons at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/legalcode.

Users agree to terms of the License and the Terms of Use.   Please read each carefully to fully understand your obligations and rights.

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