Cold desert biome location. Location weather plants animals people games links. A biome b a o m is a community of plants and animals that have common characteristics for the environment they exist in. It is estimated to be over 45 billion years old. Some facts about our planet.
Although few animals and plants are adapted to the extremely dry desert life the desert is a vital biome. A desert is a place that gets just a bit of rain every year. Scroll down for more information on biomes. Cave desert grassland chaparrel marsh.
This is the desert biome. They can be found over a range of continents. You will most likely associate deserts with cacti camels and sand dunes but there is much more to it than just that. But animals have an additional problem they are more susceptible to extremes of temperature than are plants.
Biomes of the world click on the map to visit a biome or habitat. Some deserts get almost no rain at all. A desert can be very hot in daytime and cold at night. The sonoran desert is one of north americas most interesting deserts with more plant and animal types than any other desert in the world.
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