Low Desert

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The Low Desert: the Colorado Desert near Palm Springs, California.

The Low Desert is a common name for one the Deserts of California regional areas, that includes the Colorado Desert and Yuha Desert in the Southern California portion of the Sonoran Desert. It is distinguished in biogeography from the adjacent northern High Desert or Mojave Desert by latitude, elevation, climate, and native plant communities.[1]


The cities and towns in the Low Desert include:


Wildlife refuges and wilderness areas[edit]

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