Who we are

Our website address is: http://greatelm.org.


When visitors leave comments on the site we do not collect the data shown in the comments form but we do collect the information within forms and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

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

How long we retain your data

If you fill in a form, the from and its metadata are retained, but the information is deleted after the event.

We also store the some personal information provided in the form. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time. Website administrators can also see information.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.