By: Willy Suh
The hot, cold, semiarid, and coastal deserts are the four types of deserts in the world. The hot deserts are mostly located in the Tropics of Capricorn and Cancer. Cold deserts are located in Greenland, the artic ecozone of North America and Antarctica. Semiarid deserts are located in North America, Europe, Eurasia and Northern Asia. Coastal deserts are located in Chile, South West Africa, Southern California and Baja California.
1/3 of earths globe is covered in deserts