Ottawa - Post Report Question and Answers

Are there any unusual problems with insects or other infestations in housing?

None. - Aug 2015


Bad mosquitoes in the summer. - May 2014


About the same as D.C. or Chicago. - Jul 2013


None, really. - Jan 2013


We have not noticed anything unusual. - Dec 2010


Enormous mosquitoes during the summer. I mean huge! They seem capable of carrying off small children! Also, tiny little biting black-flies are also annoying in the spring and summer. - Aug 2010


Mosquitoes are quite nasty in spring/early summer around the urban area. More exotic bugs (black flies, etc) can be found in the more rugged terrain located on the Gatineau side of the river. - Nov 2009


Subscribe to our newsletter


New book from Talesmag! Honest and courageous stories of life abroad with special needs.

Read More