Privacy Policy & Accessibility

Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) respects each individual’s right to personal privacy. We collect and use information through our website only in the ways disclosed in this statement.

Information Collection

CVC collects general information to help us identify traffic patterns on our website. For example, we make note of the browser that you use and your IP address. We use this information to generate statistical reports about what our visitors are interested in. Information regarding the web pages visited, length of visit and time of day, dates, first pages entered, browsers used, IP addresses, geographic location and area, and referring pages is collected through general internet tracking mechanisms.

We may also collect information when you complete quick polls, surveys, or forms.

Information Usage

We use information collected solely to help improve your experience on our website. We use tracking information collected to determine what visitors would like to see on our website.

We do not store or make use of user-specific personal information.


At Credit Valley Conservation we are committed to ensuring that we provide a welcoming, safe, barrier-free and accessible environment for all employees, customers, suppliers, job applicants, visitors and members of the public.

We aim to uphold this commitment for all who do business with us, access our website, visit our conservation areas, attend events hosted by CVC or have general communication with us.  Our commitment applies to the following areas:

  • Customer Service
  • Employment with CVC
  • Built environment
  • Information and communication

As an organization we are responsible under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 to ensure that our business practices and programs, employees, facilities, and policies comply with the governing legislation and best practices that pertain to the accessibility for individuals with disabilities in a way that promotes and ensures their dignity and independence.

Should you have any questions about our privacy policy and accessibility, please contact us or view our accessibility plan.

Data and information released from Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) are provided on an 'AS IS' basis, without warranty of any kind, including without limitation the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.

Availability of this data and information does not constitute scientific publication. Data and/or information may contain errors or be incomplete. CVC and its employees make no representation or warranty, express or implied, including without limitation any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose or warranties as to the identity or ownership of data or information, the quality, accuracy or completeness of data or information, or that the use of such data or information will not infringe any patent, intellectual property or proprietary rights of any party. CVC shall not be liable for any claim for any loss, harm, illness or other damage or injury arising from access to or use of data or information, including without limitation any direct, indirect, incidental, exemplary, special or consequential damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

In accordance with scientific standards, appropriate acknowledgment of CVC should be made in any publications or other disclosures concerning data or information made available by CVC.