Collections

The Desert Laboratory maintains what are collectively the most extensive in space and time paleo Natural History Collections of the Sonoran Desert as well the most comprehensive Sonoran Desert Library.

These collections represent over 100 years of legacy data and research effort by dozens of pioneering scientists across over five generations at the Desert Laboratory.

Learn more about each collection:

Library

Meteorological Data

Vertebrate Paleontology

Paleo Packrat Middens

Sonoran Desert Pollen Reference

Greenhouse and Sonoran Plant Garden