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Content Disclaimer.

All information provided on the "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute a legal contract, or other enforceable agreement between the United States of America, acting by and through the USDA-Forest Service ("hereinafter US Forest Service"), and any person or entity. The "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site may contain information or links to other information that is created and maintained by a variety of sources, both internal and external to the US Forest Service.

Terms of Use.

The "FSVISIMAGES.com" web site contains information, text, photographs, designs, graphics, images, animation and other materials and effects that may be protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade dress or other intellectual or proprietary rights owned by CodeGeek.net, Air Resource Specialists, Inc., or other third parties. The materials on the "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site are provided for your review for informational purposes only.

Any other use of the "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site or the materials is strictly prohibited, including without limitation, modification, republication, deletion, transmission, public performance, distribution, proxy caching, uploading, posting, reproduction, redistribution or any other dissemination without the express written permission of the respective owners.

Any permitted use of the FSVISIMAGES.com site does not extend to using the website, materials, services or products for any illegal purpose, or to transmit to or through the FSVISIMAGES.com site or to or through any service any illegal, harmful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, hateful or other objectionable material of any kind, or to interfere with, abuse or otherwise violate the legal rights of any third party using the FSVISIMAGES.com site, materials, services or products.

Nondiscrimination Notice.

"The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or a part of an individual's income is derived from any public assistance program. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact USDA's TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TDD). To file a complaint of discrimination write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer."

Legal Disclaimer.

The US Forest Service, through its "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site, makes no representations concerning any endeavor to review the content of sites listed in any of the materials and does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any of the materials contained on, distributed through, or linked, downloaded or accessed from any of the services contained on this Web site (the "Service"), nor the quality of any products, information or other materials displayed, purchased, or obtained by you as a result of any other information or offer in (or in connection with) the service (the "Products"). The US Forest Service also does not make any representations regarding the availability and performance of its "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site. You hereby acknowledge that any use of the "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site, reliance upon any materials and any use of the Internet generally shall be at your sole discretion and risk, and that the United States of America, its agencies, and/or its officers, shall not be liable for any loss of data, lost profits or any other damages or losses resulting from such use.

The US Forest Service makes every effort to ensure the information presented in on or through its "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site is accurate; however, because the "FSVISIMAGES.com" Web site communicates information provided by other Internet sources, the US Forest Service has no control over the accuracy of such information, makes no guarantee as to such information, and is not responsible for the information, including its accuracy, currency, content, quality, copyright compliance or legality. If an error is found, the US Forest Service is not responsible for the results, or any loss or damage that may result from such a mistake.

Disclaimer for External Links.

The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the U.S. Department of Agriculture of the linked Web sites, or the information, products or services contained therein. Unless otherwise specified, the Department does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. All links are provided with the intent of meeting the mission of the Department and the Forest Service web site. Please let us know about existing external links you believe are inappropriate and about specific additional external links you believe ought to be included.