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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Joshua Tree National Park is in a remote area of eastern California, where the Mojave and Colorado desert ecosystems meet, according to the National Park Service.
Maggie Stiefvater returns with her matchless style in a standalone novel set in the Colorado Desert in 1962.
OF PARKS & RECREATION, COLORADO DESERT DISTRICT OFFICE (ANZA-BORREGO DESERT STATE PARK)
Land snails in the family Helminthoglyptidae Pilsbry, 1939 are sparsely distributed throughout the two contiguous deserts of southeastern California, the Mojave Desert and the more southern and lower elevation Colorado Desert (a subdivision of the Sonoran Desert) (Figs.
Some branded the festival, held in the Colorado Desert in California, a "fail", while others found the funny side in the technical problems.
The centerpiece is the specimen garden: Sonoran and Colorado Desert plants arranged shortest to tallest, creating a jaw-dropping festival of spines with the San Jacinto Mountains as backdrop.
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.
The six large watercolors in Fernanda Chieco's recent exhibition "Gone" are figurative works on paper inspired by her visits to abandoned cities 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.

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