This is a World Wide Web site for official information about the U.S. Department of the Navy and Naval Sea
Systems Command. It is provided as a public service by the Supervisor of Salvage (SUPSALV). The purpose is
to provide information and news about the SUPSALV office to the general public.
All information on this site is public domain and may be distributed or copied unless otherwise specified.
Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credits is requested.
Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this Web site are strictly prohbited
and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and
Abuse Act of 1987 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government
computer system employs software programs to monitor
network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Except for authorized law enforcement investigation and to maintain required correspondence files, no other
attempts are made to identify users or their usage
habits. Raw data logs* are used to simply
determine how many users are accessing the site, which pages are the most popular, and, from time to time, from
which top level domain users are coming. This data is scheduled for regular destruction in accordance
with National Archives and Records Administration Guidelines.
"We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you
visit our site unless you choose to provide such information to us. If you
choose to send email to the site webmaster or submit an online feedback
form, any contact information that you provide will be solely used to
respond to your request and not stored."
SUPSALV does not use persistent cookies, i.e. tokens that pass information back and forth from
your machine to the server and remain after you close your browser.
SUPSALV does use session cookies, i.e, tokens that remain active only until you close your browser, in order
to (make the site easier for you to use). No database of information obtained from these cookies is kept and when you
close your browser, the cookie is deleted from your computer.
To save you time in filling out forms.
To maintain a relationship between the image and the correct link.
You can choose not to accept these cookies and still use the site, but (you may need to enter the same information repeatedly and clicking on the banners will
not take you to the correct page). The help information in your browser software should provide you with instruction on how to disable cookies.
DOD EXTERNAL LINK DISCLAIMER
PERSONAL OPINION DISCLAIMER
This document was prepared as a service to the NAVSEA community. Neither the United States Government nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, expressed or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.
Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the United States Government. The opinions of the authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the United States Government, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
INFORMATION COLLECTED AND STORED AUTOMATICALLY
If you decide to browse through the website, read pages, or download information, we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:
The Internet domain (for example "yourcompnany.com") and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the Web) from which you access our website;
The date and time you access our site;
The pages you visit;
The files you download;
If you linked to the SUPSALV website from another website, the address of that website. We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors -- to learn about the number of visitors to our site. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.
If you choose to provide us with personal information by sending an e-mail to the webmaster or SUPSALV's Points of Contact, or by filling out a form with your personal information and submitting it through our website, we use that information to respond to your message and to help us provide you with information that you request. We do not collect personal information for any other purposes. The information you provide is not given to any private organizations or private persons. This site does not collect or use information for commercial marketing. We would share your e-mail with another federal government agency only if your inquiry related to that agency or if we were required to do so by law.