Local ordinances and covenants, conditions or restrictions (CCRs) usually create barriers to wildlife habitats in neighborhoods. Fortunately, it is possible under limited circumstances for a homeowner to have a wildlife habitat in their lawn. This comment will provide and overview of those limited circumstances, as well as provide steps to challenge the enforcement of ordinances and CCRs. In addition, this define and examine the concept of biodiversity and biodiversity loss.
Cunningham, Sonya. (2015) "Barriers to Neighborhood Wildlife Habitats: Is Lawn Uniformity Worth Biodiversity Loss?," Environmental and Earth Law Journal (EELJ): Vol. 5 : Iss. 1 , Article 2.