|“||Sticks torn from trees. Useful for primitive bindings.||”|
— In-game Description
Thatch is a resource that can be gathered from trees by punching them, using the Stone or Metal Pick, the Stone or Metal Hatchet, and many herbivores. The most effective way being the Pick or Ankylosaurus, Brontosaurus, Gigantopithecus, or Megaloceros. The Industrial Grinder can also grind 1 Wood into 5 Thatch. Thatch can be used for a variety of applications, including Thatch, Wood, and Stone construction, as fuel for a variety of structures, and to produce Fertilizer with three Dung of the same type in the Compost Bin.