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Down to Earth With Dagmar

Stories to inform, awaken and inspire San Diego

Thursday, Jun 20, 2019 at 07:44 PM PDT

An Uncertain Future for Giraffes

An Uncertain Future for Giraffes

Tomorrow is world Giraffe Day, and they have an uncertain future. NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap has more in this Down to Earth with Dagmar.

Thursday, Jun 13, 2019 at 09:14 PM PDT

Access Trail to Devil's Slide Area to Open

Access Trail to Devil's Slide Area to Open

An access trail to Devil's slide area in La Jolla to open. NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap has more.

Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019 at 07:46 PM PDT

How Did the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Form?

How Did the Great Pacific Garbage Patch Form?

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch is almost as big as Europe. NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap explains the oceanic forces that keep the garbage contained, and has some tips for what we can do at home to help the problem.

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 08:59 PM PDT

Levels of Co2 Hit an All-Time High

Levels of Co2 Hit an All-Time High

For the last 61 years, scientists at Scripps Institution Oceanography have been measuring daily levels of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere. NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap has more. 

Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 07:16 PM PDT

Why Biodiversity Matters: 1M Species at Risk of Extinction

Why Biodiversity Matters: 1M Species at Risk of Extinction

A recent United Nations report had alarming findings about climate change and biodiversity. NBC 7’s Dagmar Midcap has more in this week’s Down to Earth with Dagmar.

Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 07:32 PM PDT

Local Art Show Helps Fight Against Poaching

Local Art Show Helps Fight Against Poaching

Global Conservation Force is a local start to a global change for animal rights. NBC 7’s Dagmar Midcap has more in this week’s Down to Earth.

Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 08:45 PM PDT

A Remarkable Rhino Fights for Survival

A Remarkable Rhino Fights for Survival

Thandi was found near-dead with her horn cut off by poachers but survived. NBC 7’s Dagmar Midcap has more on her incredible journey.

Thursday, Apr 25, 2019 at 09:24 PM PDT

Organizations Step Up to Help Homeless Pet Owners

Organizations Step Up to Help Homeless Pet Owners

It's often very difficult for homeless people to provide proper veterinary care for their animals, so some local organizations stepped up to help. NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap has more in this edition of Down to Earth...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 04:50 PM PDT

"Call of the Wild," Animal Art To Save Endangered Species

"Call of the Wild," Animal Art To Save Endangered Species

Local artists get creative to help save endangered species. Art On 30th is the site of fundraising event to help a San Diego based ant-poaching unite.

Thursday, Apr 4, 2019 at 08:45 PM PDT

Happiness For You And Your Pets

Happiness For You And Your Pets

Learn more about happiness for you and your fur children in this Down to Earth with Dagmar segment.

About Us
NBC 7 Weather Anchor Dagmar Midcap’s enthusiasm for animals and all things environmental can be experienced through her segments, "Down to Earth with Dagmar." Her fascination with animals, both wild and domestic is a constant theme in her story-telling. Watch her weather forecasts daily on NBC 7 News at 4, 5, 6 and 11. Keep tabs on her through Twitter and Facebook or via email.
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