Avianweb Copyright Policy:
Use of Content from this Website:
Use of text, images and other content on this website is subject to the following terms and conditions:
Third Party Copy Rights:
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Fair Use is Permitted
Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for non-commercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship, research, criticism, commentary, and news reporting. Unless otherwise noted, users who wish to download or print text and image files from this Website for such uses may do so with the express permission of Avianweb LLC. Content & photos belonging to other sources require the express permission by the owners of the photographs and/or content. Their name and website - if any - are linked to the respective photos or referenced following content.
1. The content may only be used for personal, educational, or noncommercial purposes;
2. Users must cite the author and source of the content as they would material from any printed work;
3. The citation must include all copyright information and other information associated with the content and the URL for the Avianweb website;
4. None of the content may be altered or modified;
5. Users must comply with all other terms or restrictions which may be applicable to the individual file, image or text;
This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner. We are making such material available in our efforts to advance understanding of issues of environmental and humanitarian significance. We believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, the material on this site is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.
Revised: July 2012