By: Will Dandridge
How Humans Help & Harm This Environment
-Use water sources more efficiently.
-Find new ways to rotate the crops to protect the fertile soil.
-Use off road vehicles only on designated roads.
Global Warming- With all the gases we produce from our mechanical devices it causes global warming.
Off Road Vehicles- Since some people don’t follow the designated roads they can ruin the desert’s turan.
Oil & Gas Production- Production of these fossil fuels may disrupt sensitive habitats.Nuclear Waste- Scientists throw nuclear waste into the desert to dispose of it.
Dust storms can reach over a mile high.
The giant “Saguaro Cactus” can grow up to fifty feet tall and live up to two hundred years old.
Biodiversity and Limiting Factors
-The desert only gets about ten inches of rain which limits the amount of animals that can live their.