Desert Ecology

Gail Fox, Park Ranger for Big Bend National Parks, talks about how a desert is defined and how the Chihuahuan Desert is different from other deserts in North America.
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About the Chihuahuan Desert

Map Map

Where you find deserts in the Southwest

Flowing Water

Flowing Water

Neville Spring

Neville Spring

Santa Elena Canyon

Santa Elena Canyon

Windmill Dugout Wells

Windmill Dugout Wells

Desert Rainstorm

Desert Rainstorm

Fish-hook cactus

Fish-hook cactus

Lechugilla

Lechugilla

Creosote Bush

Creosote Bush

Roadrunner

Roadrunner

Rattlesnake

Rattlesnake

Pitaya blooming

Pitaya blooming


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