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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


The grand canyon

The Grand Canyon


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The Grand Canyon!


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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


Mojave desert

Mojave Desert


The mojave desert

The Mojave Desert!


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*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

  • 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

  • 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


The great salt lake1

The Great Salt Lake!


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*The Great Salt Lake has a high salt content

*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

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


The salton sea1

The Salton Sea!


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Views of the Salton Sea

*The Salton Sea has a large content of salt


Pollution has destroyed most of the sea life

Pollution has destroyed most of the sea life


Animals found in or near the salton sea

Animals found in or near the Salton Sea

  • 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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