Who we are
Our website address is: https://wildfiretoday.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website using the Contact Us page, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you send us a message using our Contact Us form, we will assume, as stated on that page, that you are giving us permission to include on Wildfire Today your name and your comments unless you specifically tell us otherwise. If you send us a photo or document, we will also assume you are giving us permission to publish them on the site unless you specifically tell us otherwise.
If you leave a comment on our site the name and email address that you enter into the form will be saved in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year. The email address you enter will not be displayed on the website and will not be shared with third parties without your specific permission.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service before they are reviewed and moderated by an administrator.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
All comments are moderated. If a visitor has previously had comments approved it may affect approval of additional comments.