20 May '11, 6pm

Betty White is greener than you

Betty White is greener than you

Betty White, honorary forest ranger and ardent environmentalist. Photo: USDA White is the new green! Did you know that the octogenarian actress is a longtime environmentalist? She's starring in a new campaign for The Wilderness Society: "Keep it wild with Betty White! " "Wilderness is harder and harder to find these days on this beautiful planet, and we're abusing our planet to the point of almost no return," White said last year when she was made an honorary forest ranger . She's also a huge animal lover. She has long been involved with the Monterey Bay Aquarium , the Los Angeles Zoo , and other organizations that not only let people see animals but also that teach the importance of protecting them in the wild. Proceeds from her 2011 calendar -- which features her surrounded by scantily clad hunks -- are going to support the Morris Animal Foundation , which works on behal...

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