Springtime in the Sonoran Desert

photos and text by Linda & Dr. Dick Buscher

For many, their vision of the Sonoran Desert, located in the southwest part of the United States and northern Mexico, is one of a vast and barren wasteland of rolling sand dunes and desolate landscapes. But nothing could be further from the truth, as the Sonoran Desert annually becomes a lush environment of amazing springtime color when the indigenous plants bloom after a winter of rain…

(read more: Our Amazing Planet)

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