Sonoran Desert


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Sonoran Desert

An arid region of northwest Mexico, southern California, and southern Arizona southeast of the Mojave Desert. The Sonoran Desert is noted as the habitat of the saguaro cactus.
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Noun1.Sonoran Desert - a desert in southwestern ArizonaSonoran Desert - a desert in southwestern Arizona  
Arizona, Grand Canyon State, AZ - a state in southwestern United States; site of the Grand Canyon
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The book, and original folktale designed for older children, features the plants and animals of the Sonoran Desert as two desert-dwelling tricksters face off in a battle of wits over who gets dinner and who is dinner.
MINERAL-RICH HOT SPRINGS tucked deep in the wilderness, energy-emitting red rock spires in the Sonoran desert, and the salt air along the coast have long made the West a lodestar for seekers of spiritual and physical well-being.
A young man in Tucson, Arizona, Scott Warren, is on trial in federal court charged with harboring migrants after allegedly being witnessed by Border Patrol giving food and water to two migrants who had been crossing the Sonoran desert from Mexico.
This is interesting because that was the scientific name proposed for the long-disputed "burro deer" of the Sonoran Desert. Although sparse, the browse in Sonora is especially rich, and there's no question Sonoran mule deer grow exceptional antlers.
4.The Sonoran Desert is part of the border between which two countries?
In 2009, we moved to Oregon from the Sonoran Desert, where natural drainages are almost always dry.
The subject is a high-quality resort hotel situated on approximately 393 acres in the Sonoran Desert in Arizona.
Eat Mesquite and More: A Cookbook for Sonoran Desert Foods and Living is an inviting tribute to a region and its naturally delicious cuisine.
Octavio Rettig Hinojosa is a Mexican doctor who works with the sacred medicine 5-MeO-DMT found in the secretions of the Sonoran Desert Toad (Bufo Alvarius).
READ: (http://cms.ibtimes.com/border-patrol-increases-heat-wave-warnings-migrants-trying-cross-sonoran-desert-2554105) Border Patrol Increases Heat Wave Warnings For Migrants Trying To Cross Via Sonoran Desert
Approximately 256 calibration targets within the Sonoran Desert were created as part of a secret surveillance program in the mid-1960s.