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Alec Holland was a scientist in the Louisiana swamp, who died and became Swamp Thing in a disastrous failed experiment.

Physical appearance

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Early life

Swamp Thing is born

Swamp Thing's birth.

Alec was a scientist who was working on a plant formula when his lab exploded. He died in the swamp, but his mind merged with the plants, allowing him to live on as Swamp Thing, protector of the swamp.[1]

Scooby-Doo! Team-Up

When Mystery Inc. met Swamp Thing, his friend and Shaggy Rogers uncle Chester Williams, explained to them how Swamp Thing came to be.[1]


  • It's unknown if he got married to Abby before or after his death/transformation.


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