THE RED PEPPER

the hot desert

THE DESERT

The desert is a place with lots of sand and its very HOT. The desert is a ecosystem that does not get a lot of rain, that's why the plants and animals there have adapted to there environment. The desert is a beautiful place after you look over the hot weather and the fact that it gets very little rainfall.

GET READY TO CONSUME INFORMATION

Consumers are living things that get there energy from consuming producers. There are many consumers in the hot desert ecosystem.Some of the consumers in the desert ecosystem are meerkats, snakes, elf owls, camels, horned toads, scorpions, grasshoppers, and lizards.

PROFESSIONAL PRODUCERS

Producers are living things that produce there own energy. There are not many producers in the hot desert, but there are a few. Some producers in the hot desert are cacti, grasses, shrubs, some short trees.

IT'S NOT A PLEASURE WHEN A PREY SEES HIS PREDATOR

A prey is an animal that soon or later will get eaten by a predator. There are many prey and predators in the desert. For example there is a snake and a praire dog, the snake will eat the praire dog. Another example is that there is a elf owl an a kanaroo rat,the elf owl will eat the kanaroo rat. One more example there is a lizard an a grasshopper, the lizard will eat the grasshopper.

FREAKY FUN FACTS

Even though the desert looks boring, it's is filled with interesting facts you might not know about.Here's a few.


  • Because the desert is so dry,the wind can grind a pebble into dust.
  • The giant saguaro cactus can grow 50 feet tall and live for 200 years.
  • deserts cover around 20% of the world

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Awesome Abiotic Factors

  • sand
  • dust
  • rocks
  • little rainfall
  • sun
  • clay
These are the abiotic factors of the hot desert.

How to survive in a hot desert

Do you know how to survive in a desert. You Don't! Well i have a few step for you so that you will know how to. First, pack lots of bottles of water and bring a lot of food. Next, when you pack your clothes don't pack pants and sweaters pack shorts and tees.Last but not least, when your in the hot desert don't mess with any wild animals.