The Desert

Ms.Hood's Class

The Desert

The desert is the hottest biome in the world. In the desert it is hot in the day and cold at night. There are some very unique animals in the desert. There are 4 types. There are some trees in the desert. Plants have a unique way of photosynthesis. Barrel cactus,saguaro cactus, mesquite trees, mariposa lilies, poppies spring wildflowers, and bever tail cacti are native to the desert.f deserts Hot and dry Deserts, Cold Deserts, Coastal Deserts, and Semi Arid Deserts. It is hard for animals to live in the desert, except for reptiles, of course.

Location

Deserts are in North west North America and Northern Mexico. Its also in parts of South America.

Most of it is in Northern Africa and Western Asia. Half of Australia is Desert.


Special Things About the Desert

There are some very exotic plants and animals in the desert, like Barrel Cactus, Mesquite

Trees,and Sturt's Desert Pea.Some desert plants even obtain underground water through roots that extend deep beneath the surface!

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Sources

http://eschooltoday.com/ecosystems/what-is-a-biome.html

Rogerson,Robert J.''Dese''Desert'' Britannica School. Encyclopedia. Britannica Inc. 2015 web 12 Nov 2015

rt'' World Book Student. World Book, 2015. Web.Nov. 2015

Stephanie Rullen The Desert Biome The World's Biomes 2004 Biomes Group Nov. 11 2015 www.UCMPberkley.edu. Dr. Susan L. Woodward Desert scrub Biomes of the world 2012 Radford University Nov.12, 2015 Radford .edu