why camel is called the ship of the desert

Camels are known as ships of the desert because they can move across desert sands easily providing a mode of transportation for people in desert areas. They can eat almost anything and drink from waterholes that are bitter or saline. Also ,In the daytime, when the sun is high, the eyes do not allow excessive light in. Glands supply the eyes with a great deal of water to keep them moist. Thick eyebrows shield the eyes from the desert sun.

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Camel is known as ship of the desert because it can move across desert sands easily providing a mode of transportation for people in desert areas. The hot sands of the desert do not hinder its movement. It can live without food and water for many days.

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Camels are known as ships of the desert because they can move across desert sands easily providing a mode of transportation for people in desert areas. They can eat almost anything and drink from waterholes that are bitter or saline.

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'Ship of the desert' is an nickname given to the camels due to their ability to retain water for long periods of time and also for the reason because they can move easily in the desert.

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