Mojave Desert

The Mojave <<moh HAH vee>> Desert is a large desert wasteland in southeastern California. The identify of the desert is usually spelled Mohave. The desert lies between the Sierra Nevada mountain vary and the Colorado River.

The Pacific Ocean as soon as coated what’s now the Mojave Desert. Over an extended interval, excessive mountains rose within the space. These mountains blocked the entry of water from the ocean. A few of the mountains have been volcanoes.They erupted and coated the area with lava, mud, and ashes. At the moment, the world has many small remoted mountain ranges and inactive volcanoes. They break up the good stretches of sandy soil. A mineral referred to as boron may be present in dry lake beds of the desert. Boron is used for fuels and for nuclear reactors.

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