MWBC Use of Google Analytics

Google Analytics

The Montana Department of Agriculture uses Google Analytics to analyze web traffic. Google uses cookies to collect anonymous web traffic data, which MDA uses to improve our online services, information and user experience. Through our use of the Google Analytics application, neither MDA nor Google collect personally identifiable information.

The following information may be automatically collected and retained when you view or search through MDA websites, or download information:
  • The Internet domain and Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using to access the site;
  • The type of browser and operating system used to visit the site;
  • The date and time of when you access the site; and
  • Which portions of the website you visit.
The data collected serve as part of our statistical analysis about the use of MDA websites so we may better design online services and improve access to MDA information. We do not attempt to gain personally identifiable information about individual users and associate it with IP addresses. The State does not use the information collected to ascertain your personally identifiable information.

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