Terms and conditions

ARKive.org is maintained for your personal, not-for-profit education or not-for-profit conservation use. You agree to use this site and the services it provides only for lawful purposes and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of any third party, nor restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party.

We aim to update our site regularly and may change the content at any time.

By using this site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to abide by them. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using our site.

How you can use images from ARKive

All of the photos and videos that are displayed on the ARKive website are copyrighted. Certain uses are allowed, so please see the full Terms and Conditions of Use of Materials for details. However, unless your intended use is expressly permitted, please contact the copyright owner directly to discuss use of the Material. Copyright and contact details are shown for each media item via the ‘Image/Video credit’ link on the right hand side of the page when viewing the item.

Please see full Terms and Conditions of Use of Materials.

Data protection policy

Wildscreen is committed to protecting your personal information. We want our services to be safe and enjoyable environments for everyone. Our data protection policy aims to help you to understand what information we might collect about you and how we use it.

Please see Wildscreen’s data protection policy for full details.

Cookie policy

Most websites you visit will use cookies in order to improve your user experience by enabling that website to ‘remember’ you, either for the duration of your visit or for repeat visits.

Cookies do lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, storing your preferences, and generally improving your experience of a website. Cookies make the interaction between you and the website faster and easier.

Please see Wildscreen’s cookie policy to find out what cookies we use on ARKive and why.

Please note: Wildscreen may update these Terms from time to time so please review these pages regularly.

These terms were last updated in May 2013.