Colorado Desert


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Colorado Desert

An arid region of southeast California west of the Colorado River.

Colorado Desert

n
(Placename) an arid region of SE California and NW Mexico, west of the Colorado River. Area: over 5000 sq km (2000 sq miles)

Col′orad′o Des′ert


n.
an arid region in SE California, W of the Colorado River. ab. 2500 sq. mi. (6475 sq. km).
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Noun1.Colorado Desert - an arid region of southeastern CaliforniaColorado Desert - an arid region of southeastern California
Calif., California, Golden State, CA - a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes
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OF PARKS & RECREATION, COLORADO DESERT DISTRICT OFFICE (ANZA-BORREGO DESERT STATE PARK)
Bieber made a huge scene that disrupted the atmosphere at the late night dance party in California's Colorado Desert.
This annual two-weekend, three-day music and arts festival founded by Paul Tollett in 1999 is held at the Empire Polo Club, Indio, in the US sunshine state of California, located in the Inland Empire's Coachella Valley in the Colorado Desert.
Our study focused on identifying spatial patterns of western yellow bat occupancy and characteristics of palm oases used for their roosts to create an important baseline to assess how habitat changes may impact their patterns of occurrence within the northwestern Colorado Desert.
THIS documentary follows life in a remote community on the edge of an inland lake in the Colorado desert.
Basically, it's no Indio -- the location of the concert's usual home in Southern California's Colorado Desert.
The London-born terrorist, who tried to blow up 197 people on a transatlantic jet with explosives in his shoes, also complains to Robin, 61, of Weymouth, Dorset, that hot air is pumped into his cell at the Florence Supermax jail in the Colorado desert.
Held in the high Colorado desert near Grand Junction and Fruita this May 18-20, the Challenge will feature 14 teams, assuring the 2012 edition to be the largest to date.
Held in the Colorado desert near Grand Junction and Fruita, the three days of competition are designed to inspire and challenge athletes of all abilities.
Two of the best deserts, in fact, because in valleys between six ranges of mountains the park holds both the lowland Colorado Desert and the high desert of the Mojave, which is cooler (peak highs around 105 instead of 115) and a little wetter (up to eight inches of rain a year as opposed to five).
Her research on plants that thrive in the Colorado Desert blends lovely color photos with insights on animal-friendly plants durable enough to survive and contribute to the environment.
In addition to its natural beauty, the Colorado Desert is home to critical defense assets, including elements of the U.

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