• A 2-page comic about a southern pine beetle outbreak in the Oconee National Forest, and how the Plant Heroes step in to save the day.
  • Two coloring pages displaying symptoms of the disease.
  • A life cycle maze which introduces the student to the different life stages of the beetle
  • An exercise to identify and learn more about host trees.
  • A blank page for drawing a pine tree found in a park, garden, or surrounding area.
  • An introduction to population dynamics that asks students to think about hypothetical population scenarios.

Field Guides and Large Format Comic Signs are also available for you to order to accompany activity books.

Plant Heroes educational materials were developed with funds from the US Forest Service.

Product Description: Saddle Stitch Booklet

Product Dimensions: 8.5”x 11”

Downloadable PDFs: View and download full-version PDFs for this book in all languages in the resource library on the Plant Heroes website.

Printing Notes:  We print our educational materials on demand and ship them directly to your organization.

Additional Notes:  The number of copies we can print and ship to each member organization depends on funding availability and current demand for the products. Submit your wish list of the quantity desired for the next 12-month period. Upon receiving your order, we will contact you to confirm the number of copies we are able to provide.