Privacy Policy

Overview is owned by Punk Poultry Media. We work closely with the Lake Whitney Area Chamber of Commerce. Our website address is: Punk Poultry Media can be found at The Lake Whitney Area Chamber of Commerce can be found at This document describes Punk Poultry Media’s policy regarding personal information, ongoing communication, site security and overall site usage of These provisions apply solely to online activities and are not necessarily applicable to practices Punk Poultry Media may engage in outside of the website. Use of the website signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions of use set forth in this document. If you do not agree to these terms, you may not access or otherwise use this website.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


Like most sites, we may automatically collect non-personally identifying information through the use of “cookies”, which are small text files in the memory of your browser or device that enable a website to recognize a user’s device. Cookies allow your browser to share your IP, the website you came from, the type of mobile or other device used, to track link clicks, page opens, form submissions, and other data that helps us administer our Website, such as the date, time and page(s) you visited on our Website, the duration of your visit and other anonymous information. Some cookies we use may enable us to deliver third-party advertising based on your online activity. Most popular Internet browsers will allow you to configure the browser to reject or block cookies, or notify you when a cookie is set, by accessing the “Help” portion of the toolbar. Please refer to your browser for information on how to disable and control cookies and note that if you reject or block cookies it may affect your ability to enjoy the full functionality of our Website.

Links to and content from other websites may contain links to other sites, including those of our business partners. While we try to link only to sites that share our high standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by other sites and those other sites have not agreed to our privacy policy. Visit those sites for information regarding their privacy policy prior to providing personal information.

The links we provide on are there for your reference and convenience. We do not control any of these websites, nor are we responsible for their content. Discover Lake Whitney does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators by including these links on If you decide to access any of these websites you do so entirely at your own risk and you should be aware that upon using these links you will leave

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Rules of Engagement

The purpose of Discover Lake Whitney is to facilitate a mutual, ongoing dialogue between Discover Lake Whitney, its partners, and current/potential travelers. We welcome your stories, questions and comments related to travel experiences in the Lake Whitney area of Texas.

This site is moderated, and we expect our participants to treat each other, as well as our organization, with respect. We reserve the right to remove comments or ratings that contain vulgar or abusive language, personal attacks of any kind, or offensive terms. We will also remove comments that are spam, are clearly “off topic” or promote services/products.

Comments and ratings submitted will be responded to as soon as possible, which in many cases means the next business day. We look forward to our conversations and the chance to serve as your Lake Whitney, Texas travel resource!

Collection of Personal Information

On occasion we ask for personal data on this website. The information is used to fulfill requests you’ve made of us, such as e-mail updates and brochures by mail or to use special features of the site. By voluntarily providing personal information, you are consenting to the collection and use of your personal information in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

You may choose not to use any service that requires the use of your personal information in a manner not described in this Privacy Policy. Your use of or any other Discover Lake Whitney online services will be considered as your consent to the use of your personal information in the way described.

If you do not consent to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information as outlined in this policy, please do not provide any personal information to Discover Lake Whitney. 

California Privacy Rights

Discover Lake Whitney is not subject to regulation under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (the “CCPA”). Therefore, even if you are a California resident and Discover Lake Whitney may have personal information about you that is the type of information that is subject to the CCPA, the CCPA is not applicable to Discover Lake Whitney or to Discover Lake Whitney’s relationship with  you.

Users in the European Union, European Economic Area, the United Kingdom, and Switzerland

Data Controller

Punk Poultry Media is the data controller of the Personal Data you provide on our Site. 
You may contact us by email at

Contact Us

Should you have any further questions or suggestions regarding the protection of your Personal Data processed in connection with the use of our websites, please contact us by email.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment or rating, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Discover Lake Whitney will not retain your Personal Data for any period of time longer than is permitted by applicable law (including, without limitation, in consideration of any restrictions or requirements to destroy Personal Data after a reasonable period following the time that any such information is no longer needed for a business purpose under the SHIELD Act or any other applicable federal or state law).  Generally, the Personal Data we obtain about you will be retained as long as you maintain an account with us or as long as you continue to subscribe to our emails, newsletters, updates, topics, or other communications. 

Demographic Data

We collect demographic data from Google’s interest-based advertising with Google Analytics. Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for display advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the ads setting.

Security of Personal Information

We exercise reasonable care to protect your non-public personal information. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. So while we strive to protect your non-public personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us or receive from us. This is especially true for information you transmit to us via email. We have no way of protecting that information until it reaches us. Once we receive your transmission, we maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards to protect your personal information.

We may disclose information, including non-public personal information, in special cases when we have a good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to legal requirements or comply with the legal process such as, but not limited to, situations when we are required to do so by federal, state or local laws and regulations or when we receive a subpoena or are ordered by a court to do so; (b) protect and defend our rights; or (c) act to protect the interests of our users or others. Additionally, we may, without notice to you, provide aggregate statistics about visitors to the website(s), such as volume, traffic patterns and related site information to reputable third-party vendors, but these statistics will include no personal information.

Children Under the Age of 13

This Site is not directed at children under the age of 13 and Discover Lake Whitney does not knowingly collect Personal Data from children under the age of 13. If Discover Lake Whitney obtains actual knowledge that it has obtained Personal Data about a child under the age of 13, that information is immediately and permanently deleted from our records.

Modifications to Our Privacy Policy

We regularly review and revise this Policy. We make changes to the Policy available on this page and note that the Policy has been updated.  If we make material changes to how we treat your Personal Data, we will notify you by either e-mail to the primary email address specified in your account or through a notice on our home page.

Should you have any further questions or suggestions regarding the protection of your Personal Data processed in connection with the use of our websites, please contact us by email.