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The right to use Geodata is transferred to the Site from the date of its placement on the Site.
The Workgroup on creation of the Atlas of the Belarusian mammals distribution considers the dissemination of information about mammals of Russia both inside our country and abroad to be one of the priority activities on the Site. Given that for many Users, such as research institutes, the information published by them on the site (Geodata, photos, etc.) is of scientific value, the Workgroup will use its best endeavors to ensure that the information published is not used by other Users or unregistered persons on the Site without attribution.
The Use of the Geodata published on the Site for scientific or other purposes by other Users is possible only with indication of the authorship of Geodata. Authorship is indicated by placing the identification number and author's surname, or bibliographic references for each record.
Downloading the Geodata for scientific or other purposes is carried out by sending the request on the Site.
In other cases, the data published on the Site is viewable but not downloadable to Users.
Placing the Photographic Material on the Site http://mammals.by (hereinafter - the Site), by sending the Photographic Material through the forms published on the Site, The User
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Photo images are published on the Site under one of the two licenses listed below. The right to choose the license belongs to the User (the Author); the license may be modified by the User (the Author) at his/her will.
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Users are allowed to copy, distribute, reproduce, execute and process the Copyrighted Material, provided the author of the Photo is indicated. You can find the full text of the license here.
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