The Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life at the New England Aquarium is a groundbreaking initiative designed to expand the Aquarium’s cutting-edge applied marine research and data-driven conservation solutions.

Through the work of the Anderson Cabot Center, Aquarium researchers will offer practical solutions to mitigate human impact on our oceans. We will advocate for these science-based solutions in New England and beyond, building on the Aquarium’s nearly 50-year legacy of protecting our blue planet and ensuring vital and vibrant oceans.

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Our History

For nearly 50 years, we have been leaders in finding conservation and research solutions to issues facing the world's oceans.

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Our Impact

We seek to solve the oceans’ anthropogenic problems through innovative research based on rigorous scientific standards.

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Our Goals

We will investigate and identify science-based solutions to human-made threats to vital and vibrant oceans.

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