Search
Close this search box.
0

Weather

Desert Tortoise

Gopherus agassizi

They occur in the Mojave and Sonoran deserts where they are specially adapted to deal with the hot, dry conditions. They remain inactive during most of the year to avoid the temperature extremes.

"/>

Found At

CONSERVATION STATUS

Vulnerable

Explore more Animals

Poephila cincta Due to their small range, any loss of habitat greatly affects the species. Conservation efforts have only slowed the decline thus far….
Anodorhynchus hyacinthinus The largest parrot species, this bird raises only one or two chicks at a time who are dependent until they are nine…
Bos taurus These small cows, weighing less than 1,000 pounds, are originally from southern Ireland. They are a hardy breed that can survive the…

My Zoo Visit

Drag & Drop to Reorder