On November 23 – 24, 2017, the 13th national scientific conference with the international participation “Research and Protection of Mammals in Slovakia” will be held in Banská Bystrica. For information, visit its website: http://www.fpv.umb.sk/katedry/katedra-biologie-a-ekologie/veda-a-vyskum/konferencie/vyskum-a-ochrana-cicavcov-na-slovensku-2017/”. Deadline for submission of abstracts will be October 8, 2017. Please share this information between your colleagues or students. Thank you! We are looking forward to a meeting in Banská Bystrica in November and we wish for a nice weekend and summer.