Deserts

Gobi Desert

China
Gobi-Desert
The Gobi is a large desert region in Asia. It covers parts of northern and northwestern China, and part of southern Mongolia. The desert measures over 1,600 km (1,000 mi) from southwest to northeast and 800 km (500 mi) from north to south.top

Kalahari Desert

Botswana
Kalahari-Desert
A semi-desert, with huge tracts of excellent grazing after good rains, the Kalahari supports more animals and plants than a true desert. There are small amounts of rainfall and the summer temperature is very high.top

Mojave Desert

United States of America
Mojave-Desert
The Mojave Desert occupies a large portion of southeastern California and smaller parts of central California, southern Nevada, southwestern Utah and northwestern Arizona in the United States.top

Painted Desert

Arizona, United States of America
Painted-Desert
Painted Desert is the name for a broad area of colorful badlands located in Northern Arizona in the United States.top


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