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
Deserts cover more than one fifth of the Earth's land, and they are found on every
continent. Deserts can be classified as "hot" or "cold". Deserts receive less than ...
Deserts cover about one fifth of the Earth's surface and occur where rainfall is
less than 50 cm/year. Although most deserts, such as the Sahara of North Africa ...
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Deserts are found across our planet along two fringes parallel to the equator at
25–35° latitude in both the northern and southern hemispheres. Deserts are arid
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!
Deserts are characterized by their rainfall—or rather, their lack of it. Most deserts
get less than ten inches of precipitation each year and evaporation usually ...
Information on deserts: what they are, where they are located, and the plants and
animals which live in them.
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 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