Restoration Druid Healing Buffs, Debuffs, and Useful Abilities (WoW MoP 5.4)

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General Information

On this page, we list the buffs, debuffs and useful abilities that a Restoration Druid brings to a raid in World of Warcraft MoP 5.4. We also list equivalent buffs and debuffs that other classes provide.

The other pages of our Restoration Druid guide can be accessed from the table of contents on the right.

About Our Reviewer

This guide has been reviewed and approved by Celece, a Restoration Druid who raids in Midwinter, one of the best guilds in the world. You can watch her stream on Twitch.

Buffs
Mark of the Wild Icon Mark of the Wild Increases the Strength, Agility, and Intellect of all party and raid members by 5% — does not stack with Embrace of the Shale Spider Icon Embrace of the Shale Spider, Legacy of the Emperor Icon Legacy of the Emperor, and Blessing of Kings Icon Blessing of Kings
Debuffs
Faerie Fire Icon Faerie Fire 12% Armor reduction — does not stack with Dust Cloud Icon Dust Cloud, Tear Armor Icon Tear Armor, Expose Armor Icon Expose Armor, Glyph of Sharpened Knives Icon Glyph of Sharpened Knives, Sunder Armor Icon Sunder Armor, and Devastate Icon Devastate
Utility
Ironbark Icon Ironbark Targetable 20% damage reduction - external defensive cooldown
Rebirth Icon Rebirth Combat resurrection
Nature's Cure Icon Nature's Cure Removes all Magic, Poison, and Curse effect (8-second cooldown)
Innervate Icon Innervate Grants mana to a raid member.
Tranquility Icon Tranquility Raid-wide healing cooldown
Stampeding Roar Icon Stampeding Roar Raid-wide movement speed burst (automatically shifts to Bear Form Icon Bear Form - although the form requirement is removed by Glyph of Stampede Icon Glyph of Stampede)
Soothe Icon Soothe Dispels enrage effects from the target.
Crowd Control
Hibernate Icon Hibernate 40-second sleep (beasts and dragonkin only).
Cyclone Icon Cyclone 6-second incapacitate
Entangling Roots Icon Entangling Roots Roots target in place for 30 seconds, broken by damage.
Survival
Barkskin Icon Barkskin 20% damage reduction for 12 seconds, 1 minute cooldown
Dash Icon Dash Movement speed burst (automatically shifts to Cat Form Icon Cat Form)