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Mojave desert ecoregion
Mojave transition zone
Great Basin ecoregion
Colorado Plateau ecoregion
Riparian corridors
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The Mojave transition zone lies between the Mojave Desert and the Great Basin ecosystems and contains vegetation types from both, but not the complete assemblage from either. Soil and vegetation vary widely within the transition, although, it more closely resembles the Mojave Desert overall.

Transition Zone Wildlife
Fire in the Transition Zone
Plants of the Mojave Transition Zone