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Your recourse here is to file a lawsuit against him for "private nuisance" and get a judge to order him to abate the nuisance. A private nuisance is an interference with a person's enjoyment and use of his land. The law recognizes that landowners, or those in rightful possession of land, have the right to the unimpaired condition of the property and to reasonable comfort and convenience in its occupation.
So when his lake is flooding or leaking onto your property and causing you damages or preventing you from using and enjoying your land, that is the definition of a private nuisance. The judge in this case can award you damages for the neighbor's actions as well as ordering an injunction for him to do whatever is necessary to prevent this from happening again or face civil contempt charges and a maximum penalty of 6 months in jail for repeated violations.