Who we are
Our website address is: Shotlinediving.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, 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 leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website 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.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
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.
Who we share your data with
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.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
We fully support the principles of the UNESCO Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage dated (2001).
We act as stewards of our maritime heritage through the preservation, documentation, and interpretation of shipwrecks and other submerged or nautical-related material culture.
Dedicated to the in situ preservation of shipwrecks and other archaeological remains. Members practice low-impact diving techniques and refrain from collecting artifacts, except as part of a licensed archaeological study. Then only when arrangements have been made for the conservation and curation of any remains recovered.
We are responsible for our behavior and expect others to do the same.
We strive to get as much accurate information possible
All documentation held by us is electronic and published on this site youtube, and www.shotlinediving.com. Copyrights are maintained by us and the originator. Permission MUST be obtained previously.
7. PUBLIC OWNERSHIP:
Artifacts on or recovered from marine heritage sites remain public property, even when collected under an archaeological license. We do not practice commercial trafficking or profiteering of marine heritage artifacts, particularly the buying or selling of unlawful or undocumented artifacts.
We only accept, publish, practice, and employ the best tools for tasks, and branding usage is to be obtained in writing beforehand.