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Damion Alexander: Velodrome would be a boon to Tucson - Arizona Daily Star


Arizona Daily Star
A plan has been created incorporating the collective dreams of all — a plan that tells the history of our community, shares the diverse flora and fauna of our native Sonoran Desert, provides recreational opportunities, and adds additional revenue ...

Zinke reprimanded park head after climate tweets - The Hill


The Hill
It detailed climate change's expected impacts on the desert Southwest, including on flora and fauna species like pinyon pine and desert iguana, and linked to a Park Service web page with more details on Joshua Tree and climate change. The tweets got ...

Deserts among many biodiversity “hot spots” in California, UC Berkeley study finds - Daily Californian


Daily Californian
Dry desert regions are among many important centers for plant biodiversity in the state, UC Berkeley researchers found in a study published in October. According to co-author Brent Mishler, campus professor and director of University and Jepson ...

Namib Desert (AT1315)

Washington - United States

General information and biodiversity information by WWF.

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    Terrestrial Ecoregions -- Namib desert (AT1315)

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