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Down to Earth With Dagmar

Down to Earth With Dagmar

Stories to inform, awaken and inspire San Diego

Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 at 01:04 PM PST

Humans Care for Orphaned Rhinos in Africa Game Reserve

Humans Care for Orphaned Rhinos in Africa Game Reserve

Wednesday, Jan 24, 2018 at 12:54 PM PST

Horses and Dogs Are Used in War Against Poaching

Horses and Dogs Are Used in War Against Poaching

NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap reports on how horses and dogs are being used to keep an eye on animals that are at risk of poachers in Africa. 

Thursday, Jan 4, 2018 at 07:38 PM PST

Neglected White Tiger Cub Finds Home in Alpine

Neglected White Tiger Cub Finds Home in Alpine

A White Tiger cub caught up in the animal trading underworld has found a safe, loving home at Lions, Tigers and Bears in Alpine. NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap has the story.

Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017 at 07:17 PM PST

Preview: The Rhino Extinction Crisis

Preview: The Rhino Extinction Crisis

NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap shares the sneak preview of a special segment on the rapid decline of Africa's rhino species.

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 07:32 PM PST

The Rhinoceros Extinction Crisis

The Rhinoceros Extinction Crisis

NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap shares details on her upcoming trip to South Africa to report on animal poaching and conservation.

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 07:23 PM PST

San Diego Zoo Shares Adorable Dwarf Crocodiles

San Diego Zoo Shares Adorable Dwarf Crocodiles

NBC 7’s Dagmar Midcap takes a look at some of the San Diego Zoo’s adorable dwarf crocodiles on this week’s Down to Earth. The small but mighty creatures share a similar lifespan to humans.

Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 at 10:18 PM PST

Making Water From Air

Making Water From Air

A high profile panel discussion featuring leaders in water technology, conservation and innovation will be held Wednesday night to showcase the potential solution to our water troubles. NBC 7’s Dagmar...

Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 at 12:35 PM PST

Carbon Dioxide Levels Increased at Record Rate in 2016

Carbon Dioxide Levels Increased at Record Rate in 2016

A professor at Scripps Institution of Oceanography says the increase in carbon dioxide isn’t suprising but that doesn’t mean it should not be managed. NBC 7’s Dagmar Midcap explains in this...

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 10:22 PM PDT

Encinitas Restaurant Puts a Healthy Twist on Fast Food

Encinitas Restaurant Puts a Healthy Twist on Fast Food

Plant Power in Encinitas is serving up fresh and healthy options for anyone looking for a quick and easy meal. NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap brings you the story on this week's Down to Earth.

Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 08:29 PM PDT

What To Do with Pets During an Emergency

What To Do with Pets During an Emergency

NBC 7's Dagmar Midcap covers an emergency plan for pet owners in case owners need to make a quick evacuation.

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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