If you've found that your evening walk has been spoiled lately by swarms of mosquitoes, you're not alone.

Many communities have experienced an explosion of the pesky bugs. John Gavloski, an entomologist with Manitoba Agriculture and Food, admits it's a little unusual to see that many mosquitoes this late into fall. He says however, there's a reason why there seem to be so many right now.

He says however, we may have to grin and bear the situation for a little while yet.