What is a cookie?
When you visit any web site, the server (where the web site lives) asks your browser if you will accept one or more small text files known as cookies. The text in the file helps the server keep track of what requests come from what user.
Does this affect my privacy?
We do not attach any identifying or personal information to the cookie, and we do not allow any third parties to access the cookies.
What if I do not want to accept cookies?
The cookies we use
We use three sets of cookies: a session cookie, Google Analytics cookies, and Google Maps cookies.
The session cookie allows our server to keep track of page requests and of the number of visitors currently accessing the site. This helps our server to allocate appropriate resources to the site.
Google Analytics Cookies
The Google Analytics cookies provide us with data about visitor usage patterns on our site. The visitor remains anonymous. For more information about these cookies, please click on the link on the right.
Google Maps Cookies
The Google Maps on our site set cookies known as NID, SNID, and PREF. These cookies allow Google Maps to remember which browser you are using and what preferences you have set when you view maps.