Copyright Information

All text, images, page layout and design, including artwork and code, are protected by copyright and may not be duplicated, copied, used or displayed other than for viewing within this web site without written permission from RJ Sorensen or Marion Lee. Original photographs are copyright protected by RJ Sorensen or Marion Lee, and all rights are reserved.

Exceptions for photographs:
There are a few photographs or images used on BeaufortUSA that are in the public domain or have been released under the GUI license, meaning they can be copied, but in doing so, you must also release to others under the same license. These images are clearly marked as "
may copy" or "GUI license" when the mouse cursor is placed over the thumbnail image. Some public domain or GUI licensed images appear under specialty pages, examples are the earthquake page images, hurricane page NOAA images and so forth.
Again, only images with thumbnail description of "may copy" or "GUI License" may be duplicated but if copied, you must allow others to use under the same license. No other image may be copied or duplicated.

Sponsor displays are protected by copyright and/or trademarks by the sponsor and may not be replicated or used without written permission from the sponsor.

Terms of Use / Privacy Notice

We respect the rights of our viewers, and we strive to protect any information about our viewer.
We do not collect any personal information, and never ask for information except for billing and shipping address information necessary when processing orders from our online art gallery. No credit card or financial information is stored on our server or by anyone at

Although every attempt is made to ensure accuracy of all site contents, no warranty or guarantee is made as to accuracy. If a inaccuracy is found, or brought to our attention, we will correct & update that information as quickly as possible.

Our guest book does not ask for or allow any web addresses or email addresses.
We do not believe in and will not participate in any form or type of spam.

By using the web site, you agree to the terms of use. If you do not agree, then please leave the site at this time. Thank you, BeaufortUSA.