Below are the general guidelines for third-party use of images and information published on this site. We can evaluate other terms on a case-by-case basis. Contact us to inquire about other terms.
All images here are copyrighted. Except where noted, images by either Katy Chayka or Peter Dziuk are free for non-commercial uses such as PowerPoint presentations, fact sheets, interpretive signs, newsletters, and educational or personal websites. Use in any mobile app, commercial or not, requires permission in advance. Bulk image use requires permission in advance.
Images by any other photographer require permission in advance for any use, commercial or not. Contact us to get in touch with the photographer.
Directly linking to any image on this site is strictly forbidden, except to certain search engines. Instead, link to the web page where it is found.
You may use a photo from this site by either Katy Chayka or Peter Dziuk on your own non-commercial web site or blog, or in a forum post, but only if you download a copy and upload it to your own server, and not link directly to the image on the Minnesota Wildflowers server. Bulk downloading of images requires permission in advance. You may not alter the image except to resize it. Any copyright text or watermarking on the image must be left intact and readable. A link back to this site is appreciated, but not mandatory. You may not use these photos as avatars or logos without prior permission.
If you need high-resolution images for any non-commercial reason, contact us and we'll accommodate if we can.
Requests for commercial use of any photographs published on this site are subject to approval from the photographer. Contact us to get in touch with the photographer.
Macro photos, for example seeds, grass florets and sedge perigynia, are ©MinnesotaWildflowers.info and require permission in advance for any third-party use, commercial or not.
Under the above conditions, permission for use is granted under Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 United States License. Contact us to inquire about other terms.
The text on this site has been compiled from many sources: field guides and other print references, other web sites, and a large amount of personal observation. While much of it is factual, and facts cannot be copyrighted, the expression of those facts as published on this site is subject to copyright protection. You may not reproduce our text verbatim without prior permission, except for excerpts considered “fair use” under US copyright law.
Images published on this site taken by other than Katy Chayka or Peter Dziuk are copyrighted by the photographer and not available for any use, commercial or not, without prior permission from the copyright holder. Contact us to get in touch with the photographer.