Metsähallitus takes privacy on the Internet seriously and this is why we want to tell you how we process your personal information.
In general, you can visit the tiedekeskuspilke.fi website without revealing your identity or other personal information. Our net servers only collect information on the net locations of the visitors of our website, not their email addresses. This information is collected in order to estimate the number of visits, the average time spent, the pages visited, etc. Metsähallitus uses the collected information to examine the use of its website and to develop the content of the website.
In some cases, however, we may need additional information, such as your name and address. When we need this information, we will inform you on the purpose of use of this information. Usually, we use the collected personal information only in the internal use of Metsähallitus.
Sometimes we organize surveys to get a clearer picture of the users of our website and their needs. In connection with a survey, we tell you how we will use the information we have collected on you on the Internet.
General statistics regarding the use of the service are collected for service development purposes. Service usage statistics include the following: the total number of visitors and page views, the number and average duration of sessions, returning and new visitors, the web address from which the user accessed the service, the most frequently used search words, the most popular pages, the devices used, the browser type, and the most common service providers. Any personal information which could be used to identify individual users is not collected. The data cannot be combined. The user statistics are based on Google Analytics reports, which use the Google Universal Analytics cookies (read more at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2838718?hl=en&topic=2790009).
The web service Metsa.fi includes some embedded views from third-party web services which may install cookies on your browser:
- From Youtube to allow users to view the video clips
- ShareThis to allow users to share the page in social media: http://www.sharethis.com/legal/privacy