Biology News
The Weird and Wild Art of Joshua Tree - 7x7

Along with the steel beams are fanciful depictions of the desert region's flora and fauna. Harrison's desert retreat is, in itself, impressive: The straw bale structure has a large vaulted room ideal for playing and listening to music, and the getaway ...

Botany lovers - Mount Desert Islander

Mount Desert Islander
Some of the hardest working botany-lovers known to MDI “rocketed” through the work required for a successful plant sale. Successful it was, and for that, we thank Anne Kozak, Betty Massie, Charlotte Stetson, Cora Olgyay and Alan Rosenquist, Dawn ...

How Desert Advocates Are Trying to Protect the Landscape They Love - Pacific Standard

Pacific Standard
But such fees don't apply to land outside of the park and national monuments. Most wildlife corridors, desert tortoise habitats, and fragile flora exist without the monetary and symbolic protection that entry fees and institutional designation provide ...

The Atacama Desert of Chile

Charleston - United States

information about the geology, climate, and life in the Atacama Desert, provided by Geocam.


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

Cacti of Chile

Photographs of several species including Austrocactus, Capiapoa, Echinopsis and Opuntia.

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.

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.

Namib Desert (AT1315)
United States

General information and biodiversity information by WWF.

Desert Botanical Garden
United States

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