These terms of use are the terms of use on which you may make use of any data provided to you on the DOMAINE web pages (Data) as a guest.

By “Data” we mean monthly field and laboratory data in summary form from the Hampshire Avon and Conwy catchments as collected by the DOMAINE team. This data is provided on the DOMAINE website (at

By using the DOMAINE web pages, you confirm that you accept these terms of use and that you agree to comply with them. We (the University of Bristol) do not guarantee that the DOMAINE web pages, or any content on it, including the Data, will be free from errors or omissions.

If you do not agree to these terms of use, you must not use DOMAINE web pages or access the Data.

Other applicable terms

The Terms of Use of the University’s Website also apply to your use of the DOMAINE web pages.

Accessing our site

The Data is made available free of charge.

We do not guarantee that the Data will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue or change all or any part of the DOMAINE web pages without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason the DOMAINE web pages are unavailable at any time or for any period.

Intellectual property rights

We, jointly with Bangor University and the University of East Anglia are either the owners or licensees of any and all intellectual property in the Data. You may download the Data for your personal use and for no other purpose. You must not modify the Data in any way. Our status (and that of Bangor University and the University of East Anglia) as the authors of Data must always be acknowledged in any use you make of it.

You must not use the Data for commercial purposes without obtaining a licence to do so.

No reliance on information

The Data is not intended to amount to advice on which you should rely. You must obtain professional or specialist advice before taking, or refraining from, any action on the basis of the Data.

Although we make reasonable efforts to update information on the DOMAINE web pages, we make no representations, warranties or guarantees, whether express or implied, that either the content on the DOMAINE web pages or the Data is accurate, complete or up-to-date.

Limitation of our liability

Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, or our fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to the Data, whether express or implied.

We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with:

  • use of, or inability to use, the Data; or
  • use of or reliance on the Data.

Please note that in particular, we will not be liable for:

  • loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue;
  • business interruption;
  • loss of anticipated savings;
  • loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or
  • any indirect or consequential loss or damage.

Linking to our site

You may link to DOMAINE web pages, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it.

You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists.

You must not establish a link to our site in any website that is not owned by you.