Utah State University Extension
The Utah Master Naturalist Desert Explorations Manual provides a comprehensive view of desert ecosystems in Utah, from the geology and climate that create deserts, to the plant and animal communities and their unique adaptations for survival. The Manual explores the human perspective from historic peoples to current management.
Larese-Casanova, Mark, "Utah Master Naturalist Desert Explorations Manual" (2017). All Current Publications. Paper 1752.