Libya is also a country in North Africa 90 percent of which is desert. Libya is literally covered by the Sahara Desert. The only exception is the narrow 1200 mile coastline bordering the Mediterranean Sea, where almost 80% of its population resides.
Where are the deserts located in Africa?
The desert comprises much of North Africa, excluding the fertile region on the Mediterranean Sea coast, the Atlas Mountains of the Maghreb, and the Nile Valley in Egypt and Sudan.
|Area||9,200,000 km2 (3,600,000 sq mi)|
What are the 4 types of deserts?
The four main types of desert include hot and dry deserts, semi-arid deserts, coastal deserts, and cold deserts.
Which desert is not located in Africa?
|Term in its heyday the ussr stretched from central Europe to:||Definition the Pacific Ocean|
|Term Which is NOT true of the physical geography of the African continent?||Definition Its coastline is home to many natural harbors|
|Term Which desert is NOT located in Africa?||Definition The Rub’al Khali|