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Physical Features of the United States. By: Paula Hyatt. *Grand Canyon *Mojave Desert *Great Salt Lake *Salton Sea. The Grand Canyon. The Grand Canyon!. Views of the Grand Canyon. The Colorado River. Animals found in the Grand Canyon. Bats Rodents Beaver Coyote Weasel Raccoon

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Physical features of the united states

Physical Features of the United States

By: Paula Hyatt

*Grand Canyon

*Mojave Desert

*Great Salt Lake

*Salton Sea




Views of the Grand Canyon

The Colorado River


Animals found in the grand canyon
Animals found in the Grand Canyon

  • Bats

  • Rodents

  • Beaver

  • Coyote

  • Weasel

  • Raccoon

  • Bobcat

  • Gray Fox

  • Mountain Lion

  • Mule Deer

  • Bighorn Sheep

  • Elk

  • Gila Monster

  • Rattlesnakes

  • Horned Lizard

  • Road Runner

  • Duck

  • Owl

  • Falcon

Horned Lizard

Bighorn Sheep

Road Runner

Elk


Plants found in the grand canyon
Plants found in the Grand Canyon

  • Agave

  • Clifforse

  • Banana Yucca

  • Fern Bush

  • Currant Bush

  • Gambel Oak

  • Creosote Bush

  • Sagebrush

  • Assorted Willows

  • Assorted Cactuses

Prickly Pear Cactus




*The Mojave Desert stretches from California to Nevada, Utah, and Arizona.

*Las Vegas is the largest city within the Mojave Desert.


Animals found in the mojave desert
Animals found in the Mojave Desert Utah, and Arizona.

  • Badger

  • Bat

  • Bighorn Sheep

  • Squirrel

  • Desert Tortoise

  • Rodents

  • Snakes

  • Jackrabbit

  • Mice

  • Shrew

  • Iguana

  • Lizards

  • Scorpions

  • Spiders

  • Quails

  • Hawks

  • Falcons

  • Kestrel

  • Dove

  • Owls

  • Hummingbird

  • Crows

  • Wrens

  • Finches

Sidewinder

Antelope Squirrel

Desert Tortoise

Desert Scorpion

Kangaroo Rat


Plants found in the mojave desert
Plants found in the Mojave Desert Utah, and Arizona.

  • Joshua Tree

  • Pinyon Pine

  • Mesquite

  • California Juniper

  • California Fan Palm Oasis

  • Creosote Bush

  • Assorted Cactuses

  • Assorted Wildflowers

Cholla Cactus


The great salt lake
The Great Salt Lake Utah, and Arizona.


The great salt lake1
The Great Salt Lake! Utah, and Arizona.


*The Great Salt Lake has a high salt content Utah, and Arizona.

*The Great Salt Lake is a naturally made lake


Animals in or near the great salt lake
Animals in or near the Great Salt Lake Utah, and Arizona.

Pelican

  • Plover

  • Sandpiper

  • Gulls

  • Bald Eagle

  • Peregrine Falcon

  • Assorted Ducks & Geese

  • Brine Shrimp

  • Few Fish survive here

Bald Eagle

Muskellunge

Buffalo


The salton sea
The Salton Sea Utah, and Arizona.


The salton sea1
The Salton Sea! Utah, and Arizona.


Views of the Salton Sea Utah, and Arizona.

*The Salton Sea has a large content of salt



Animals found in or near the salton sea
Animals found in or near the Salton Sea Utah, and Arizona.

  • Tilapia

  • Loons

  • Albatross

  • Petrel

  • Flamingo

  • Geese

  • Ducks

  • Eagles

  • Hawks

  • Falcon

  • Crane

  • Plover

  • Gulls

  • Terns

  • Owls

  • Swifts

  • Hummingbird

  • Woodpecker

  • Pelican

  • Martins

  • Swallows

  • Nuthatches

  • Thrashers

  • Sparrows

  • Finches

  • Warblers

  • Oriole

Pelican

Burrowing Owl

Tilapia

*Tilapia arethe only surviving fish in the Salton Sea!


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