Privacy statement

Who we are

Ruby Mines Restoration Project Foundation

We are a non-profit Foundation dedicated to the preservation of the historic mining town Ruby, Arizona. Along with our preservation efforts, we participate in discovery and education about early Arizona mining and indigenous wildlife by opening Ruby, Arizona for wildlife researchers and visitors, by PERMIT, on a select schedule.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


We do not collect comments on this website.
We are not using the Gravatar service for website visitors.


Website visitors cannot upload images to our website, therefore we do not collect any location data from visitors.

Contact forms

Our contact form has an opt-in checkbox, which gives us your explicit permission to collect your contact information that you provide to us at the time you submit our Contact Form.

Your contact information will NOT be shared or published or otherwise made public. It will be used to contact you regarding a requested PERMIT to explore, fish or camp at Ruby, Arizona. We will also contact you to provide additional requested information  or answer a specific question about Ruby, Arizona. We will definitely contact you to express our gratitude for a generous gift or donation to support our preservation efforts.


We do not use cookies to track visitors,  to enhance the content presented or display targeted advertisements.

Our visitors are not provided the opportunity to have an account in order to log into our website.

For our select contributors and/or editors, if you edit or publish an article, a cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

We do not have embedded content from other websites. All of our content is generated by us or used by specific permission of the photographer.

We provide a list of informational references from other sources, about Ruby, Arizona. If you choose to select these links to review any reference material, you will be directed to another website, over which we do not have any authority or control nor do we make any warranties regarding data collection of your personal data on these other websites.

We also provide links to websites that you may find useful when you decide to visit Ruby, Arizona.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

It is your responsibility to review the Privacy Policy for the websites you visit.


Akismet anti-spam plug-in

The anti-spam 3rd party plug-in we use for this website may collect a visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help facilitate spam detection.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your personal data that your provided on the Contact Form or PERMIT Request Forms.

How long we retain your data

Your personal data collected on the Contact Form or PERMIT Request Form will be retained for one (1) year, unless you specifically request that we erase your personal data.

What rights you have over your data

You can request that we erase any personal contact information that you have provided on our Contact Form or PERMIT Request Form, once we have responded to your request, question or comment.

Contact us directly:
By phone: 
(520) 744-4471 message phone only

By mail: 
Ruby Mines Restoration Project Foundation
PO Box 1890
Cortaro, Arizona 85652