• partially dry areas
  • recieves little or no rainfall
  • the dryest climate has been less than 10 inches of rainfall a year.
  • lots of deserts
  • partially dry grasslands
  • hot days, cold nights
  • steppe climate
  • praries
  • bushes and short grasses
  • severely cold winters
  • can find dry climate regions at any latitude
  • not many plants
  • can be found at any latitude
  • two climates: desert and steppe
  • desert
    • less than 10 inches of rainfall
    • small areas of thich plant life
    • cacti!!!!!!!
    • roots are close to the surface
  • steppe
  • ** less than 20 inches of rainfall
    • treeless plain
    • bushes and short grasses
    • more rain than desert
    • cacti and shortgrasses
    • extremely hot during the day and severely cold during the night