Privacy Policy

Who We Are

We are the Mississippi River Basin Ag & Water Desk, a reporting collaborative based in Columbia, Missouri. You can contact us at

What Data We Collect

Newsletter: We collect your name and email with your consent through a pop-up. By giving us your information, you are consenting to the reception of our newsletter in your inbox. Your information is added to our contact list through our newsletter service, Mailchimp. 

Cookies: We use Google Analytics to track visitors and demographic data on our site. While your information remains anonymous to us, Google may connect your information to your site activity. To learn more, view Google’s privacy policy

How Long We Store Your Data

Newsletter: Your name and email will be stored indefinitely. Even if you unsubscribe from our newsletter, your information may still be stored in Mailchimp. You may contact us directly to request that we remove your information, in which case we will manually delete your data from Mailchimp.

Google Analytics: Information about your site activity is stored indefinitely and anonymized. 

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any point. As we grow, this website will grow with us, and any additions to this site that process your data will be marked in this policy upon their activation. We recommend you check back consistently if you would like to stay on top of any changes.