desert


Stingrays In The Desert

You probably don’t think of stingrays when visiting the desert. However, several species of stingrays inhabit the Gulf of California…





Golden Fleece – A Hardy Desert Flowering Plant

Golden fleece (Thymophylla pentachaeta, formerly Dyssodia pentachaeta) is known by many names including: Dahlberg daisy, dogweed, golden dyssodia, fiveneedle pricklyleaf,…




Natural History of Desert Bighorn Sheep

Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis) are well-adapted to rugged, rocky desert mountain ranges and canyons. They prefer precipitous slopes and…