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Evolution's rules mean life on Earth isn't that varied after all - New Scientist

New Scientist
For example, chameleons are camouflaged, tree-dwelling lizards that ambush insects, while horned lizards are ground-dwelling desert creatures that eat ants and bear protective spines. The diversity can seem overwhelming. But Eric Pianka, an ...

'Ecology-based' art crosses boundaries of craft -
It is typical of the St. Louis artist's “ecology-based” work, described as crossing boundaries of craft, sculpture, paper making and installation. Ten vertical 2-by-4-foot sheets of handmade and dyed paper, side by side, suggest a horizontal desert ...

BLM works to maintain local public rangelands - Las Cruces Sun-News

Las Cruces Sun-News
LAS CRUCES - Southern New Mexico public rangelands stretch for miles north, south, east and west. They are filled with diverse flora and fauna, which bring the Chihuahuan desert alive in all seasons. For the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), these ...

Namib Desert (AT1315)

Washington - United States

General information and biodiversity information by WWF.

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    Ecology - Ecosystems

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    Terrestrial Ecoregions -- Namib desert (AT1315)

The Living Desert: Wildlife and Botanical Park, Palm Desert, California
United States

Devoted to desert habitats of the world. Web site has information on links about deserts.

The Sonoran Desert
United States

An online photographic expedition into the Sonoran Desert in Arizona and Mexico. Includes desert photographics and in-depth information about history and ecology.


Provides information on the archeology, history, topography, and climate of this Chilean region.

Desert Biome
United States

Information on deserts: what they are, where they are located, and the plants and animals which live in them.


Information on the physical features, drainage, climate, plant and animal life, as well as the people who live in the Sahara. Published by The Living Africa.

The Sahara Desert
United States

School project on the Sahara Desert, with information on climate, current issues and photos.

Desert Bats
United States

Includes color photos, scientific names, common names, description, behavior, range, habitats, and life cycle.

Desert Botanical Garden
United States

Founded in 1937, is a living museum dedicated to desert lands research and education. Phoenix, Arizona, USA.

Desert Research Institute
United States

Profiles the center's climate change and air quality research projects, posts a list of faculty members, and furnishes newsletters.

The Chihuahuan Desert Region
United States

An overview of the Chihuahuan Desert, includes information on fauna, flora and climate.