The Law of Trees, Forests and Hedges (2nd edition)

The Law of Trees, Forests and Hedges (2nd edition)

By: Dr. Charles Mynors (author)Hardback

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This work provides a specialised text dealing with the property, planning and environmental implications arising from all aspects of forestry and trees.


Introduction: Introduction. Part II: Trees and Hedges: The General Law: Ownership of trees: general principles. Ownership of boundary trees and hedges. Boundary trees: liability. Problems with boundary trees: remedies. Boundary hedges. Owners liability for trees: legal principles. Hazardous trees: the duty of care in practice. Dangerous trees: the consequences. Trees and highways. Trees and statutory undertakers. Other forms of liability for trees. Carrying out works to trees and hedges. Planting trees and hedges. Trees and the law in Scotland. Part III: Commercial Forestry: Forestry. Financial considerations. Felling licences. Felling directions. Environmental impact of forestry. Part IV: Protection for Trees and Woodlands of Special Value: Trees and woodlands of special value. Making a tree preservation order. Works to protected trees: the need for consent. Tree consent: applications and appeals. Compensation for adverse decisions. Requirement to plant replacement trees. Unauthorised works to protected

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781847039149
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1044
  • ID: 9781847039149
  • ISBN10: 1847039146
  • edition: 2nd edition

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