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Privacy Policy


On our site we collect the following:

  • Name

  • Email address


Information is collected from you when you: Subscribe to a newsletter


The information collected from you is used in the following ways:

  • To improve customer service

  • To administer contests, promotions, or a survey or other site feature

  • To send periodic emails


How do we protect visitor information?

  • We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.

  • We do not use an SSL certificate

  •   We only provide articles and information, and we never ask for personal or private information

We use cookies to:

  •  Keep track of advertisements,

  • Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third party services that track this information on our behalf.

  • It won't affect the users experience


Third Party Disclosure

  • We may transfer your non-identifiable information to third parties. We may also transfer your identifiable information, but only to trusted third parties


Third party links

  • Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.



  • We have not enable Google Adwords on our site but we may do so on the future.


According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:

  • Users can visit our site anonymously

  • Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page, or as a minimum on the first significant page after entering our website.

  • Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy', and can be easily be found on the page specified above.

Users will be notified of any privacy policy changes:

  • On our Privacy Policy Page


Users are able to change their personal information:

  • By emailing us

  • By calling us

We allow third party behavioral tracking.


COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

  • We do not specifically market to children under 13


Fair Information Practices

  • In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:

  • We will notify the users via in site notification

      • Within 7 business days



We collect your email address: To send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
To be accordance with CANSPAM we agree to the following:

  • We will NOT use false, or misleading subjects or email addresses

  • We will identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way

  • We will include the physical address of our business or site headquarters

  • We will monitor third party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.

  • We will honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly

  • We will give an 'opt-out' or 'unsubscribe' option

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can

      • Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email.


Advertising Cookies

  • As you browse VisitWatertown,com, advertising cookies will be placed on your computer so that we can understand what you are interested in. Our display advertising partner, AdRoll, then enables us to present you with retargeting advertising on other sites based on your previous interaction with The techniques our partners employ do not collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address, or telephone number. You can visit this page to opt out of AdRoll's and their partners' targeted advertising:



Contact Information

1000 Islands International Tourism Council

43373 Collins Landing

Alexandria Bay, NY 13640


1000 Islands International Tourism Council
Watertown, NY and Jefferson County, NY 
800-847-5263 or
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