The Atlantic Ocean is right in our backyard, but our scientists study animals from all over the world. Explore the key species below to learn about our cutting-edge research.

  1. (Gadus morhua)

    Cod, Atlantic

  2. (Pontoporia blainvillei)

    Dolphin, Franciscana

  3. (Melanogrammus aeglefinus)

    Haddock

  4. (Trichechus manatus latirostris)

    Manatee, Florida

  5. (Lepidochelys kempii)

    Sea Turtle, Kemp’s ridley

  6. (Callorhinus ursinus)

    Seal, Northern Fur

  7. (Alopias vulpinus)

    Shark, Common Thresher

  8. (Carcharias taurus)

    Shark, Sand Tiger

  9. (Amblyraja radiata)

    Skates, Thorny

  10. (Balaena mysticetus)

    Whale, Bowhead

  11. (Eubalaena glacialis)

    Whale, North Atlantic Right