We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personal information. Without your permission, personal information will not be disclosed to third parties or used for other purposes, except when required by law. We are not responsible for information protection on other websites which you can access through links on our website. We are committed to protecting personal information and privacy of our website visitors. We use appropriate technical and organizational procedures in order to prevent unauthorized access to obtained information or their disclosure, retain accuracy of personal information and ensure their appropriate use.

Collector of personal information

Personal information is collected by: Društvo za opazovanje in proučevanje ptic Slovenije, Tržaška cesta 2, 1000 Ljubljana

What data do we collect?

The data controller collects, manages, processes and stores the following user data for the purposes of providing the services it offers:

  • and surname
  • country
  • e-mail address (username)
  • your IP number
  • other data that the user enters into the forms voluntarily

The Data Controller is not responsible for the correctness, completeness and up-to-dateness of the data entered by users.

For what purposes do we collect personal data?

In accordance with the regulations governing the protection of personal data, the data controller is obliged to protect the personal data of users of its website. Under no circumstances will the data controller provide personal or other user data to a third party, without the express permission of the user, or will allow a third party to inspect personal or other information of the user, unless required to do so by the state authorities, if such an obligation is provided by law, or in good faith that such action is necessary for proceedings before courts or other state authorities and to protect and pursue the legitimate interests of the data controller. All personal and other data provided by the user will be protected in accordance with the regulations governing the protection of personal data. The data controller will not use this data for any purpose that would harm the user or any other person involved. The data controller will not use user data to send promotional emails or other unsolicited promotional material, except to send those promotional notices that the user will subscribe to or with which he will agree. The data controller may use the data in anonymised summary form for statistical analysis purposes. The confidentiality of personal and other user data will not be violated in any form.

Communication via online contact form

You can contact us on the website via the online form in order to request services or send any questions to the e-mail address. It is also possible to contact us directly via e-mail or regular mail or with the help of telecommunication sources. When you fill in the request for inquiry, comments or questions in our online form, it is mandatory to fill in the fields: “name and surname”, “e-mail address” and “message”. It is also necessary to explicitly confirm that by sending us an inquiry, comments or question via the contact form, you have agreed and are aware that your information (name and surname, e-mail address and telephone number) will be kept in our database for 2 years after you provided us with the contact form, for the purpose of keeping customer records and ensuring correct communication. Moreover, you can request us to delete your data at any time, by using the contact form here. If you do not indicate that you agree to the privacy policy, your email request will not be successfully forwarded. We need your personal information to answer your inquiry related to our services. We only process the data you enter in the online form, if this is necessary for our business and storage (archiving). The data controller will keep the personal data of users for only as long as is strictly necessary to achieve the purpose for which the personal data is collected and managed.


The website allows the collection of donations to support the campaigns of the Guardians of Forest Specialists. The following data is collected through the donation process:

  • name and surname;
  • country
  • email address
  • amount of donation and type of payment
  • bank details


You will receive newsletters only if you sign up for them in the process of donation and agree with the newsletter terms. Information about your email is stored until you cancel your subscription to the mailing list. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by clicking the highlighted link in the received message.

Protection Policy practice

In accordance with the Personal Data Protection Act, the data controller’s personal information protection is set by the Data Protection Policy Rules. All full-time or part-time employees of the data controller who have access to personal and other user data are familiar with the provisions of the Rules on Personal Data Protection and the duty to protect personal and other data of online store users and are obliged to comply with these provisions on personal data confidentiality and privacy. The duty to protect personal and other data is valid indefinitely, even after the termination of the relationship with the data controller.

Users rights

We have an obligation to process personal data only for the purposes for which they were collected. You can always request access to your personal information that we process. You are also entitled to receive at any time the information (copy) about processing your personal information and to demand a correction, prohibition of use or erasure of your personal information. Send your questions or requests to our email or call us. In case you are displeased with our response to your request relating to access, correction, prohibition or erasure of information, or you believe that your personal information protection rights have been breached, you can send a complaint to: Republika Slovenija, Informacijski pooblaščenec, Zaloška 59, 1000 Ljubljana.


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Further explanations

If you have any further questions, issues or comments regarding the privacy policy, you can let us know on this email address: