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Use of Mapping Applications

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The Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) website contain mapping applications that allow you to view and search data and generate maps (collectively, the "Licensed Products"). These applications are licensed to you ("Licensee") on a non-exclusive, non-transferable, and revocable basis by the MVCA on the terms set out herein.

The MVCA and its suppliers own and retain all rights, title, and interest in the intellectual property ("IP") of the Licensed Products. Rights conferred upon the MVCA by a third party over the use of data which is not the MVCA's IP is marked accordingly. Licensee acknowledges that all maps generated are copyrighted and must not be altered in any way.

The MVCA and its suppliers make the Licensed Products available "AS IS", "AS AVAILABLE", and "WITH ALL FAULTS" without representations or warranties of any kind, either express or implied, as to the accuracy, completeness, reliability, currency, merchantability, fitness for purpose, title or otherwise. The entire risk as to the results and performance of the Licensed Products is assumed by the Licensee. The Licensee shall indemnify and save harmless the MVCA, its directors and officers, its representatives and employees, its suppliers and third parties (collectively, the "Indemnitee") from and against any and all liabilities, damages, costs or expenses awarded against or incurred or suffered by the Indemnitee arising out of any action or proceeding commenced or maintained by any entity in respect of the Licensee's use of the Licensed Products. The maximum aggregate liability of Indemnitee to the Licensee or any other party for any cause whatsoever related to the Licensed Products shall not exceed $1.

The MVCA and its suppliers assume no obligation or liability to provide updates or corrections to, or support for, the Licensed Products, or the provision of notices thereof, to the Licensee.

The Licensee may not transfer, sublicense, sell (commercially or privately), loan, or disclose Licensed Products or otherwise transfer Licensed Products to any third party, except that the Licensee may make maps generated using Licensed Products as permitted by the terms and conditions of the License Agreement and Website terms and conditions. Screen scraping or any such practice, the purpose of which is to obtain data or portions thereof, is prohibited.

This license will terminate immediately without notice from the MVCA if the Licensee fails to comply with any provision of the License Agreement. Upon termination, the Licensee shall cease all use of Licensed Products and IP and destroy any and all copies of the Licensed Products obtained.

This is a legal agreement between the Licensee and the MVCA. By accessing the Licensed Products you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein.

Use of the MVCA's mapping applications constitutes your acknowledgement of and agreement to be bound by the terms outlined above.

Note: Rights conferred upon the MVCA by a third party over the use of their data is marked accordingly. When generating hardcopy maps using the mapping applications, it is your responsibility to ensure the appropriate citations accompany the map. Mapping applications provided on the MVCA website includes data under license from various sources.