What are cookies?
A cookie is a small text file that a website saves on your computer or mobile device when you visit the site. It enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language, font size and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don't have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the site or browse from one page to another.
We have functional cookies which are stored for good functionality of the website.
Cookies are also stored for analytics. Use is made of the open-source analytics platform MATOMO which runs on a PHP/MySQL webserver. The installed instance complies with EU data protection law. This means that it ensures end-user data protection thanks to features such as source data anonymization and opt-out mechanisms for users.
The cookie-related information is not used to identify you personally and the pattern data is fully under our control. These cookies are not used for any purpose other than those described here.
At the EMODnet Ingestion portal a number of services are provided. The cookies in use are given in the following table.
|Website URL||Which cookies are used||First-party||Cookie purpose||Type of data collected||Time limit for the cookie / data retention||How user can give and modify cookies consent (if required)||Cookie names and typical values|
|https://www.emodnet-ingestion.eu/ and any internal page||Session||x||This cookie is required for good functionality of the website||Per session||Cannot||Name: PHPSESSID.
|https://www.emodnet-ingestion.eu/||Session||x||Used by EMODnet Matomo||Session ID||1 day||User can disable them only via browser settings.||Name: _pk_ses.30.5e9e|
|https://www.emodnet-ingestion.eu/||Session||x||Used by EMODnet Matomo||Visitor ID||1 day||User can disable them only via browser settings.||Name: _pk_id.30.5e9e|
|https://submission.emodnet-ingestion.eu/||Session||x||Used for authentication by Marine-ID||Session ID||Per session||Cannot||Name: _PHPSESSID
|https://submission.emodnet-ingestion.eu/||Persistent||x||This cookie is required for good functionality of the submission service||1 year||Cannot||Name: _cfduid|
How to control cookies
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish - for details, see aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a site and some services and functionalities may not work.