Conditions of Use

Conditions of Use

Thank you for visiting the Adapting to Rising Tides (ART) Program website and reviewing our Use Policy.

By visiting our website, you are accepting the policies and practices as described here. This notice covers the following topics:

  • Links to Other Sites
  • Limitation of Liability
  • Ownership

Please note that the Conditions of Use reflect the ART Program’s current practices are subject to change without notice.


Our website has links to sites we feel might be useful to you and which may provide services. When you link to another site, you are no longer on our site and are subject to the policy(s) of the new site.


The ART Program attempts to maintain the highest accuracy of content on its web site. Any errors or omissions should be reported for investigation.

The ART Program makes no claims, promises, or guarantees about the absolute accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this web site and expressly disclaims liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this web site. No warranty of any kind, implied, expressed, or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and freedom from computer virus, is given with respect to the contents of this web site or its hyperlinks to other Internet resources. Reference in this web site to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or the use of any trade, firm, or corporation name is for the information and convenience of the public, and does not constitute endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the State of California or its employees or agents.


In general, information presented on this web site, unless otherwise indicated, is considered in the public domain. It may be distributed or copied as permitted by law. However, the ART Program does make use of copyrighted data (e.g., photographs) which may require additional permissions prior to your use. In order to use any information on this web site not owned or created by the ART Program, you must seek permission directly from the owning (or holding) sources.