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The normal Temperature inSummer is 38° CelsiusAnd the normal Temperature inWinter is -2° Celsius               Did you kno...
Did you know    Deserts are hotthe Sahara       areas thatdesert is the    receive very                 little rainfall.wo...
Did you know? The                  largest of all the hotDid you know?     deserts around theThere are Hot     world, and ...
List of Deserts• Great sandy Desert• Thar Desert• Taklamakan Desert• Gibson Desert• Simpson Desert• Atacama Desert • Namib...
The Great Sandy Desert is hotand mostly dry. Very little rainfalls there.   Some animal that live the Great   Sandy Desert...
Thar Desert is the worldsseventh largest Deserts.       The Thar Desert is located in       parts of India and Pakistan an...
The Taklimakan Desert isin China it is the largest,driest, and warmestdesert in China.                       Did you Know ...
The Gibson Desert is a desert madeup of sand hills and dry grass. Thedesert is about 155,000 squarekilometres (60,000 squa...
The Simpson Desert is a hot anddry desert.                     Occupying almost 200,000 square                     kilomet...
Some ofthe plantsthat livein theDesert Green Kangaroo Paware:      Popcorn Flower          Barrel Cactus          Triangle...
The stem and the bases of the floweris usually deep red and covered withhairs. The colour then changes to anice green. For...
Popcorn flowers are small and white. Theybloom from February through June. They canalso by small as 2 inches and can go up...
The barrel cactus can be found inArizona, California, Texas and Central      FreeImages.co.uk/Mexico. It grows in the dese...
The Triangle-leaf Bursageis a member of theSunflower Family. It isalso one of the mostimportant as it acts a"nurse" plant ...
The Soaptree Yucca is a abundantevergreen, palm-like shrub or smalltree growing 10 to 18 feet high. Thegray trunk with a d...
Some of theanimal in theDesert are :Horned LizardSpotted HyenaOstrichMeerkatKangaroo RatRoadrunnerGekoDesert ToadTexas Hor...
Horned lizard are lizards thatlook like short little animalswith there thin short tails andshort neck and legs, there have...
The spotted hyena is thelargest and most commonhyena. Other members ofthe Hyaenidae family arethe striped hyena, brownhyen...
The ostrich is the worlds largest bird.Ostrich cannot fly. They live in thedesert. Because they live in the desertthey get...
Meerkat are often seen ingroups, and several families maylive together in a large community.They often stand on their rear...
Kangaroo rat are small mouselikeanimal living in the desert. Thereare about 20 kangaroo ratspecies.Kangaroo rats have larg...
Dingo    Bighorn Sheep               Rabbits                                          CactusSweetbush                    W...
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  1. 1. The normal Temperature inSummer is 38° CelsiusAnd the normal Temperature inWinter is -2° Celsius Did you know Desert temperatures can get up to 100 degrees during the day and 32 at night.
  2. 2. Did you know Deserts are hotthe Sahara areas thatdesert is the receive very little rainfall.worlds largest Most of theand hottest water that hitsDesert. the ground evaporates Did you within minutes. know the only animals that can survive can burrow holes under ground.
  3. 3. Did you know? The largest of all the hotDid you know? deserts around theThere are Hot world, and covering anand cold Desert area of 9,400,000all around the square kilometres, isworld. the Sahara desert.
  4. 4. List of Deserts• Great sandy Desert• Thar Desert• Taklamakan Desert• Gibson Desert• Simpson Desert• Atacama Desert • Namib Desert• Dasht-e Kavir Desert• Mojave Desert FreeImages.co.uk/
  5. 5. The Great Sandy Desert is hotand mostly dry. Very little rainfalls there. Some animal that live the Great Sandy Desert are lizards, goannas and red kangaroo but most of them are endangered because of animals such as foxes, feral and cats that also live in the desert.
  6. 6. Thar Desert is the worldsseventh largest Deserts. The Thar Desert is located in parts of India and Pakistan and is known as the Great Indian Desert. In the winter, temperatures fall below freezing, and in the summer, temperatures can reach to more than 125 degrees °Fahrenheit.
  7. 7. The Taklimakan Desert isin China it is the largest,driest, and warmestdesert in China. Did you Know the Taklimakan Desert covers an area of 270,000 km and 21,000 km long and 400 km wide.
  8. 8. The Gibson Desert is a desert madeup of sand hills and dry grass. Thedesert is about 155,000 squarekilometres (60,000 square miles) insize. The Gibson Desert is located in the central east rangelands of Western Australia.
  9. 9. The Simpson Desert is a hot anddry desert. Occupying almost 200,000 square kilometres of central Australia, mostly in the Northern Territorys south-east but also in parts of South Australia and Queensland. Rainfall is less than 400 millimetres per year.
  10. 10. Some ofthe plantsthat livein theDesert Green Kangaroo Paware: Popcorn Flower Barrel Cactus Triangle-leaf Bursage Soaptree Yucca Saguaro Cactus Pancake Prickly Pear Palo Verde Ocotillo Mojave Aster Jumping Cholla Joshua Tree Desert Ironwood Crimson Hedgehog Cactus Creosote Bush Chain Fruit Cholla Brittle Bush
  11. 11. The stem and the bases of the floweris usually deep red and covered withhairs. The colour then changes to anice green. For most of the length ofthe flower which splits open to showa smooth pale green inside.
  12. 12. Popcorn flowers are small and white. Theybloom from February through June. They canalso by small as 2 inches and can go up to 10inches tall. The flowers open starting fromthe bottom of the plant moving to the top.This causes the stem to uncoil.
  13. 13. The barrel cactus can be found inArizona, California, Texas and Central FreeImages.co.uk/Mexico. It grows in the desert. It is oneof the largest cactus of the NorthAmerican Deserts.
  14. 14. The Triangle-leaf Bursageis a member of theSunflower Family. It isalso one of the mostimportant as it acts a"nurse" plant from youngcactus that grow in itsshade.It grows to 2 in height butmost specimens in this areaare less than 1.
  15. 15. The Soaptree Yucca is a abundantevergreen, palm-like shrub or smalltree growing 10 to 18 feet high. Thegray trunk with a diameter of 6 to 12inches is slightly furrowed below andcovered with dead leaves at the top.It is usually unbranched and has verylong, narrow leaves.
  16. 16. Some of theanimal in theDesert are :Horned LizardSpotted HyenaOstrichMeerkatKangaroo RatRoadrunnerGekoDesert ToadTexas Horned
  17. 17. Horned lizard are lizards thatlook like short little animalswith there thin short tails andshort neck and legs, there havespines on the head, sides, andback. Horned lizards are coloredfor protection from otheranimals.
  18. 18. The spotted hyena is thelargest and most commonhyena. Other members ofthe Hyaenidae family arethe striped hyena, brownhyena and aardwolf.The spotted hyena look likea fierce animal with its bigbony front legs and it coatwith its off-whitebackround colour with darkbrown spots.
  19. 19. The ostrich is the worlds largest bird.Ostrich cannot fly. They live in thedesert. Because they live in the desertthey get most of their water from theplants they eat.
  20. 20. Meerkat are often seen ingroups, and several families maylive together in a large community.They often stand on their rear legsand gaze alertly over the southernAfrican plains where they live.Meerkats work together in numbers.A few will typically serve aslookouts.
  21. 21. Kangaroo rat are small mouselikeanimal living in the desert. Thereare about 20 kangaroo ratspecies.Kangaroo rats have large, headswith big eyes, and fur-lined cheekpouches for food storage, andextremely long, tufted tails.
  22. 22. Dingo Bighorn Sheep Rabbits CactusSweetbush Water and sunshine!
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