Pratiti Tagore is currently a PhD student in City and Metropolitan Planning at the University of Utah. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Architecture, and a master’s degree in Urban Planning, both from India. Her research focuses on western water conservation and factors influencing increased water usage, with a focus on outdoor water use in single family homes. She is an active member in the Metro Water Lab. Her research is interdisciplinary, connecting planning, sociology, policy, and landscape architecture. Pratiti is enthusiastic about continuing to work on water conservation and resource management with a multipronged approach.