This is especially important as many of these trees damage power poles and utility lines during storm events. These trees also do not reach their full potential and often end up stunted and needing replacement much sooner than properly planted trees in good locations. Right Tree Right Place Principles are discussed in additional detail by FPL, Arbor Day and on the City of Fort Lauderdale Green Your Routine website.
Images used courtesy of the Arbor Day Foundation and FPL.
"Improper tree species planted underneath utility lines"
Image used courtesy of Canopy.org
"Live Oak trees planted in swale with insufficient root space"