A desert is a barren area of land where little precipitation occurs and
consequently living conditions are hostile for plant and animal life. The lack of
Desert definition, a region so arid because of little rainfall that it supports only
sparse and widely spaced vegetation or no vegetation at all: The Sahara is a vast
Learn about desert plants, animals, and geology; learn the history of the people
and civilizations who lived and still persist in the desert biome.
In this report you will learn about Hot and Dry Deserts and Cold Deserts. I hope
you enjoy! A Hot and Dry Desert is, as you can tell from the name, hot and dry.
Desert biomes are the driest of all the biomes. In fact, the most important
characteristic of a desert is that it receives very little rainfall. Most deserts receive
Phoenix. Serving the educational community, select employee groups and their
In this educational animated movie about Science learn about cactus, sand, the
Gobi desert, the Sahara, Antarctica, and ecosystems.
MBGnet Home · Rainforest · Tundra · Taiga · Desert · Temperate Deciduous
Forest · Grassland ... Have you ever driven through a desert on a trip to anywhere
Another type of desert is the coastal desert, for example, the Atacama Desert in
Chile of South America. And then there are cold deserts. That sounds pretty silly!
The purpose of the Desert Botanical Garden is to exhibit, conserve, study and
disseminate knowledge of arid-land plants of the world, with a particular