Community wildfire mitigation urban planning outdoor recreation human dimensions of weather
Dr. Gatti is a postdoctoral researcher in the Human Dimensions of Hazards Research Group, and Research Manager of the Barriers to FireSmart Development Project. She has a background in urban planning and design, and weather-focused social science research.
Barriers to FireSmart Development Project
This 2-year project, funded by the Alberta Government, aims to identify obstacles to the integration of wildfire mitigation goals into municipal land use planning. The project involves using survey research methods to collect data from Albertan municipalities about municipal wildfire mitigation policies.