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Handbook of Florida Fence and Property Law: Trees…operty-law-trees/

It is often said that good fence makes good neighbor. So who is responsible when a neighbor’s tree damage the fence? Please click on the link about to view the EDIS document on fallen trees.This EDIS document will discuss :Landowner Responsibilities for Trees. What is the rule for the removal of a healthy tree on boundary line? What is the liability for over-hanging branches and encroaching roots? Which landowner is responsible for dead or live trees falling on adjoining property?