How is the relationship between Lake-men and Wood-elves described in The Hobbit?

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On average, the Lake-men and the Wood-elves had an easy relationship, primarily based on trade. The narrator mentions that there are occasional squabbles about river-trolls, but does not elaborate what role the elves or the men have in regards to these.

The wood-elves are responsible for the upkeep of the river, which has become especially difficult with recent...

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