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Desert Biome


Mojave Desert
Name Location Size Physical
Features
Examples of
Plants &
Animals
Special
Facts
Mojave Southwestern United States (Arizona, California, Nevada) 25,000 mi2
65,000 km2
Covered by sandy soil, gravelly pavement, and salt flats. creosote bush, desert sand verbena, joshua tree, mesquite

bighorn sheep, chuckwalla, coyote, jackrabbit, sidewinder, zebra-tailed lizard

Death Valley located in this desert.