**What are Cookies?**
Cookies are small pieces of data stored on your computer, tablet, or mobile device. Cookies can be set by The ARK and are only used within our Site. When you visit our Site, our servers send a cookie to your device.
**Types of Cookies**
We use a variety of cookies, including essential cookies and performance cookies.
Essential cookies are necessary for our Site to function properly. They allow us to recognize you when you visit our Site and access secure areas.
Performance cookies collect information about how you use our Site and Services. This helps us to improve our Site and Services, including by measuring and analyzing usage.
Most web browsers allow you to manage your cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the “options” or “preferences” menu of your browser. To understand these settings, you can use the “help” option in your browser for more information.
We may change this Policy from time to time. If we make changes, we will notify you by revising the date at the top of this page. We encourage you to check this page periodically for any changes. Your continued use of The ARK and our Services after any changes to this Policy will mean that you accept those changes.
If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us at [firstname.lastname@example.org](mailto:email@example.com).