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Deserts are found all around the world, most often at lower, subtropical latitudes and at the poles. The largest desert is Antartica.
There are four major types of deserts: hot and dry, semiarid, coastal and cold.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deserts_of_California

The Deserts of California have unique ecosystems and habitats, a sociocultural and historical ... natural features and recreational development. All of the deserts are located in eastern Southern California, in the Western United States.

www.defenders.org/desert/locations

Most large deserts are found away from the coasts, in areas where moisture from the oceans rarely reaches. Some deserts, however, are located on the west ...

www2.powayusd.com/teachers/blees/desert_locations.htm

Type of Desert, Name of Deserts, Location, Animals. Hot Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Great Victoria, Simpson, Gibson, Tanami, Australia, bilby, dingo, kangaroo, ...

www.mbgnet.net/sets/desert/where.htm

Many deserts are found in bands along 30 degrees latitude north and 30 degrees latitude south (between the red lines on the map). Some deserts located by ...

www.english-online.at/geography/deserts/deserts.htm

Deserts. A desert is a hot area of land that gets very little rain—not more than 200 mm a year. Temperatures during the daytime can get as high as 55° C. At night ...

www.worldbiomes.com/biomes_desert.htm

Oct 30, 2009 ... Deserts cover about one fifth of our planet, and are caused by extremely low rainfall over an area. Theses biomes are nonetheless home to ...

www.whatarethe7continents.com/deserts-of-the-world

The Arabian Desert is named after its location as it makes up nearly all of the Arabian Peninsula, which includes the countries of Qatar, Yemen, Oman, United  ...

www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/geography/places/extreme_environments/revision/7

Deserts are dry or arid areas that receive less than 250 mm of rain each year. ... in the rain shadow of mountains, eg the Atacama Desert is located in the rain ...

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Dec 3, 2014 ... The location of deserts is dependent on two factors: latitude and global wind patterns. Most deserts are located between 15' and 35' latitude, ...