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The deserts still exist because the geographic and climatological conditions that formed the deserts still exist.

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Q: Why do deserts in the southwest US still exist?
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Which part of the US has more deserts southwest the southeast or the northwest?

The Southwest part of the U.S. has the most deserts

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The southwest United States has the most deserts.

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Why do deserts exist in the southwest US?

The coastal mountain ranges and Sierra Nevada act as barriers that keep Pacific moisture from moving inland, forming rain shadow deserts.

Do all US states have deserts?

No, not all states have deserts. Deserts are primarily confined to states of the southwest.

Which region in the US is known for deserts and canyons?

The southwest United States is home to deserts and canyons.

Is it hotter in the southwest US?

Generally, yes is the answer to your question. Much of the southwest is covered by subtropical deserts.

Are the desert areas of the US in the Midwest?

There are no true deserts in the midwest. All deserts of the United States are in the southwest.

What is the name of a desert in the southeastern US?

There are no deserts in the southeastern United States. Most deserts are located in the southwest.

Are most of the deserts shown in the southwest or Northwest part of the US?


Where are there more desert in the US?

Most deserts are located in the southwest of the United States

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