Desert animals

Explore the incredible world of desert animals and learn about their unique adaptations. From camels to scorpions, discover the diverse and fascinating life that exists in the desert.

As we hiked in the Utah desert, we were lucky enough to encounter a Desert Tortoise (Gopherus agassizii), as he crossed an open area to reach a heavily vegetated patch nearby. Chuckwalla Trail, Red Cliffs Desert Reserve, St. George, Utah.

Brian Spagnolo