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, our researchers offer practical solutions to mitigate human impacts on our oceans. We promote these science-based solutions in New England and beyond, building on the Aquarium’s nearly 50-year legacy of protecting our blue planet and advocating for vital and vibrant oceans.

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    Our Priorities

    We use innovative research and our convening power as a public institution to advance cross-sector solutions.

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    Our Work

    We apply innovative, science-based solutions to combat the unprecedented threats to our oceans.

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    Support Us

    We rely on the support of people like you who are passionate about protecting our blue planet.