Arcane who plans to use the property to expand his lab.Only through dreams does the late Tressa’s mother communicates to her with clues to find her real will guarded in the swamp.
Swamp Thing is teaching Jim about endangered plants in the swamp when they come upon an area Swamp Thing refused to explain or let Jim go into that looks intriguing to a young boy's fancy.Jim being the inquisitive bash young boy he is, can't resist returning to have a look.Swamp Thing is framed by one of Arcane's mutants for murdering a local District Attorney who was on to Arcane for his latest nefarious plans.Meanwhile, Abigail continues to try to weave herself into Will’s life as well as persuade him to expand his boundary of knowledge.Swamp Thing is overcome by toxic waste and falls unconscious where he is found by two clean up men and is sold to a carnival freak show run by a cruel man in league with Arcane.
Jim stumbles by and sees the weakened Swamp Thing in a cage, and he is its only hope to get him back to the swamp to recover.
Will is approached by a mysterious woman, named Vivian, who claims to be clairvoyant and wants to make contact with Swamp Thing to give him a message from the spirit of late wife.
Meanwhile, Vivian gives Tressa a sign that her son Jim is alive and she leaves for Brazil to find him.
During his brief visit he is bitten by a venomous insect created by Arcane, lands in the hospital, and the mysterious insect follows and goes after Tressa.
One of Archane's failed experiments, a man-bird, comes looking for vengeance during the funeral for Jim's grandmother and only Swamp Thing as well as an encounter with danger involving Jim can redeem “Falcon Man”.
Jim plans to take pictures of her although both have been warned not to touch her.