Privacy Policy

The following terms and conditions describe how the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports uses your information when you visit our website, post or forward any of our content, or contact us via email, regular mail, or any other electronic means.

Our Privacy and Data Gathering Policy

The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports has created this privacy statement to demonstrate its firm commitment to the privacy of the Council’s website users. The following paragraphs describe the the Council’s information gathering and dissemination practices. The privacy statement may change at any time; any changes will be posted on this page. Should you have additional questions, comments, or concerns, please contact us at or by mail at:

Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports
1100 First Street Northeast #825
Washington, D.C. 20002

The following topics describe how the Council uses information voluntarily submitted by its members and other visitors to this site,

Email Privacy

Your email address is used only within the Council. The Council does not share, sell, or rent email addresses to anyone outside the organization. If you do not wish to receive email correspondence, please email your request to

Use of IP Addresses and Cookies

A unique number called an IP address identifies every computer sending or receiving information on the Internet. Each time you connect to the Internet, your computer is assigned an IP address. The Council uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with its server and to administer The Council’s website. “Cookies” are small pieces of information that are stored by your web browser on your computer’s hard drive. Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but if you prefer, you can edit your browser options to block them. The Council uses cookies to maintain user session identity, and in some non-member areas, to store your username and password locally for ease of access.

External Links

The Council’s website contains links to other external websites that do not fall under the domain. The Council is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such external websites. If you choose to follow such links to external websites, you do so at your own risk.

E-Commerce for Donations

The Council uses a secure online order form for donors to make contributions to the organization. All transactions are handled by a trusted third party using best commercial security practices. The Council does not receive or store credit card or other financial information. Periodically, The Council receives details of a transaction, including but not limited to date, time, name, email address, and amount of the donation.


From time to time, The Council may ask respondents for contact information (such as an email address) and demographic information (such as zip code and age). The Council also may use contact data from its surveys to send information about The Council.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under the The Council’s control.

Last Updated September 1, 2017