Mojave Desert

Photo: James Marvin Phelps, Milky Way over the Desert When you see many Joshua trees, you are in the Mojave Desert. – Joshua Tree National Park – JoshuaTreeNPS The Mojave Desert is bordered by the Great Basin to its north and the Sonoran Desert to its south and east. Topographical boundaries include the Tehachapi Mountains …

Anza Borrego Desert State Park

Photo: Jasperado, State Park Anza Borrego Desert State Park is the largest state park in California. Excerpts from California Parks: Five hundred miles of dirt roads, 12 wilderness areas and many miles of hiking trails provide visitors with an unparalleled opportunity to experience the wonders of the┬áCalifornia Desert. The park is located on the eastern …

Deserts

Spotlight on deserts around the world Desert = a dry, barren area of land, especially one covered with sand, that is characteristically desolate, waterless, and without vegetation Headlines Would flooding the deserts help stop global warming? – NBC News Planeta.com Desert Notebook Sahara Desert Sonoran Desert = Desierto de Sonora Cactus Mojave Desert Desert Oracle …