It's dry out here!
So no plants?
Cactus plants have adapted ways to survive in desert. They have a waxed outer cover to keep moisture in and thorns to keep animals from eating them.
The desert can be exciting too
Some Important Facts
- Deserts are usually gravel and rock. Only a few are actually sand dunes.
- Four types of desert biomes: Hot&Dry, Coastal, Semiarid and Cold.
- The camel stores all its body fat in the humps on their backs.
- Deserts can be found everywhere around the world except Europe.