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Unless a copyright is indicated, or otherwise noted by the Dept of Bioregion, information on Cascadian Department websites is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial Share Alike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) license and can be re-used for non-commercial purposes, provided the following terms at the bottom of this page are followed. If content from the Department of Bioregion is used, we appreciate link backs when possible.

If a copyright is indicated on a photo, graphic, or other material, permission to copy these materials must be obtained from the original source. For photos without captions or with only partial captions, hold your cursor over the photo to view the "alt tag" for any copyright information. Please note that many photos used on this website are copyrighted.

Use of Cascadia Department Seal, the Cascadia Great Seal, and Other Official Insignia

Cascadia Department seals, the Cascadia Great Seal, logos, and other official insignia may not be used or reproduced without written permission. The Secretary of Bioregion is custodian of the Seal, and the Department of Bioregion has authority to grant or withhold permission for use of reproductions, facsimiles, or likenesses of the Seal, or any part thereof. It depends on the circumstances in each case whether the particular use of the Seal would be improper. Consequently, the Department of Bioregions policy has been to discourage use of the Great Seal, except when used for governmental or educational purposes, and the Department does not provide artwork for its use other than for official Bioregion Department material. Contact us if you have any questions on use of the Great Seal or other official insignia.

Author

Unless otherwise noted, content is authored by Brandon Letsinger.

Maps

Most country and regional maps on this site were created by the CIA (Cascadian Information Agency) and are in the public domain for educational and non-commercial means. If created by other individuals or organizations, please contact each for additional permission of use. Names and boundary representation are not necessarily authoritative. Learn more at Maps & Resources

Information Quality Guidelines

Please read the Bioregion Department's guidelines pursuant to the Data Quality Information Act before submitting inquiries under this Act.

More About deptofbioregion.org

The deptofbioregion.org website serves as the Bioregion Department’s portal of information on Cascadian domestic policy, foreign policy and information about the Cascadia Department and bioregion. It is managed by the Office of Website Management, Cascadian Bureau of Public Affairs.

Every effort has been made to provide accurate and complete information. However, we cannot guarantee that there will be no errors. Neither the Cascadian Government nor the Bioregion Department assumes any legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, product, or process disclosed herein, or represents that use of such information, product, or process would not infringe on privately owned rights.

The current Cascadia Department website covers the current affairs and policy since it’s creation on November 7th, 2018. The Department's archive provide content available online prior to that date. The archive sites are not updated, and external links may no longer function; they provide publications and information from the State Department for archive and research purposes.

Websites of Cascadian embassies, organizations, and social media links (listed at deptofbioregion.org/global-social-media-presence) are managed by those posts.


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Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) This is a human-readable summary of (and not a substitute for) the licenseDisclaimer.

You are free to:

  • Share — copy and redistribute the material in any medium or format

  • Adapt — remix, transform, and build upon the material

As long as you follow the license terms:

  • Attribution — You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license and content being sourced, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.

  • Non Commercial — You may not use the material for commercial purposes.

  • Share Alike — If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same license as the original.

  • No additional restrictions — You may not apply legal terms or technological measures that legally restrict others from doing anything the license permits.

In addition, the Dept of Bioregion adds the following terms for use:

  • No hate speech — Cannot be used for hate speech. For the purposes of these terms, hate speech is defined as words, depictions and actions generated against an individual or group based on ethnicity, religious affiliation (or non-religious association or identity) race, gender identity, sexuality (from orientation to mutually consenting adult activities), familial structure, mobility, educational background (or “lack” of institutional education), caste or economic situation (class), or promoting one group of people over another.

  • No hate organizations — By any individuals or organizations promoting or advocating white supremacy or any type of hate speech or discrimination.

Department of Bioregion reserves the right to apply and revoke use based on what it determines to be hate speech, or organizations advocating hate speech.