Results for: Arid

In Travel & Places

What factors cause aridity in the world's major deserts?

There are many different causes of aridity in deserts. One of them is because many deserts are located between the latitude of 20° and 40°, where there is consistent hig (MORE)
In Travel & Places

What is aridity?

The condition of having a dry climate, such as a desert.
In Animal Life

What is semi-arid land?

It's basically, dry land with some vegetation, like a couple of trees and bushes and etc. Yeah, that's specific. Semi-arid is a land classification based on annual average (MORE)
In Climatology and Climate Changes

What Is The Climate In The Semi-Arid Region?

It is dry, but not as dry as the Sahara above it. It can produce some plants, but only ones that can survive in the climate there.
In Kangaroos

Is a kangaroo an arid-adapted mammal?

Yes. Kangaroos are uniquely adapted to life in Australia, anessentially hot continent that suffers frequent droughts. Althoughthey do need regular water, they do not need as m (MORE)
In Deserts

Is the Mojave a semi-arid desert?

No, the Mojave is a true desert and receives less than 10 inches ofrain per year. Semi-arid regions receive between 10 and 20 inchesper year.
In Climatology and Climate Changes

What is the meaning of semi-arid climate?

A desert receives less than 10 inches of precipitation per year(250 mm) and is called arid. Semi-arid regions receice more than 10inches but less than 20 inches.
In Fish

How do arid-zone fish end up in dams?

Washed downstream by flash floods and held up by the dam from going any further. Also, during times of drought they will migrate to areas where more water is present.
In Deserts

Where are the semi-arid deserts found?

Your question is an oxymoron. If a region is semi-desert, it is not a desert. A desert receives less than 10 inches (250 mm) of rainfall on average per year. A semiarid reg (MORE)