Asked in Fruits and Vegetables, Atlantic Ocean
How does sun affect the formation of ocean currants?
how does the sun affect the formation of ocean currants
Why are deserts close to the equator?
SOME deserts are located near the equator. Others, such as Antarctica and the Gobi Desert are located a great distance from the equator. The equator has little bearing on the location of deserts but geography does. Mountains, oceans, ocean currents, prevailing winds, etc., are determining factors on the location of deserts. ...
Asked in Deserts
Who built the desert?
Location, location, location! Deserts are the result of geography. Mountains create deserts by blocking moisture from reaching some areas. Sinking air north and south of the equator creates deserts. Cold ocean currents contribute to the formation of deserts. Prevailing winds help create deserts. Today, man is contributing to the growth of deserts with poor agricultural practices, over grazing areas with livestock, etc. This process is called desertification. ...
Asked in Deserts
Is a plateau in an ocean or plains or the deserts or the valleys or mountains?
Plateaus are usually found in deserts.
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 high pressure. Also, another cause of aridity in deserts is that deserts don't get much rain. It evaporates before it reaches the desert. ----------------------------------------------------------- Some factors that affect deserts are; Topography Albedo Atmospheric Stability Cold Ocean Currents Continentiality ...
Asked in Lakes and Rivers
What do you call the location where a river runs into ocean?
what do you call the location where a river runs into an ocean
Asked in Geology, Oceans and Seas, Indian Ocean
Is the mid ocean ridge the location of the oldest ocean floor?
Actually the mid ocean ridge would be the location of some of the NEWEST ocean floor. ...
Asked in Cherokee Indians
Were there Mountains Woods Ocean or Deserts where the Cherokee Indians lived?
where their mountains,woods,oceans or deserts where the Cherokee Indians live ...
Asked in Oceans and Seas, Atlantic Ocean
Why is the Atlantic Ocean getting wider each year?
It is getting wider because as the oceanic currants are eroding the layers of the continents and the sea floor thus it is the answer. ...
Asked in Atlantic Ocean, Indian Ocean
Difference between pacific and Atlantic and Indian Ocean?
location. location. location.