The production and maintenance of the Suurpedot.fi online service is the responsibility of a communications group focusing on large carnivores formed by several Finnish official bodies and organisations. This communications group comprises of Metsähallitus (the Finnish Forest and Park Service), the Finnish Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, the Finnish Wildlife Agency, Natural Resources Institute Finland and the Finnish Ministry of the Environment.
The day-to-day operation of the Suurpedot website is the responsibility of Metsähallitus, who maintain the technical end of the service. The material found on the service is the responsibility of its author or authoring organisation, if the author is specified in the text. If the author is not specified, the communications group takes responsibility for the material.
Maintaining the service and liability for damages
The communications group intends only to publish information that is of high quality and as accurate as possible on the Suurpedot website, but it cannot guarantee that the information or content is always correct. The communications group has the right to alter or improve the content and structure of the service at any time.
The communications group does not guarantee the continuous availability or error-free operation of the online service. The communications group is not responsible for any direct or indirect damages to the user resulting from erroneous content, technical problems or service maintenance.
The communications group reserves the right to alter the software, database, hardware and other parts of the service at any time. The communications group also reserves the right to temporarily or permanently discontinue the service or any part of it at any time.
Material produced by third parties
The communications group is not in any way responsible for the operation or content of other online services accessible via the service. By using a link on the Suurpedot website to move to another website, the user acknowledges that the communications group is in no way in control of the third party website or its contents.
The Suurpedot.fi website contains embedded third party online services, which may also install cookies on your browser:
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Suurpedot.fi editorial staff
The Suurpedot.fi website is published by Metsähallitus but the content of the site is produced by wildlife experts from numerous organisations. The other contributing organisations are the Finnish Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, the Finnish Ministry of the Environment, Natural Resources Instit...