Collaboration is at the heart of the work and mission of the Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life at the New England Aquarium. We are pleased to identify the following institutions among our major partners and supporters:

Founding Supporters

  • Ed Anderson and Linda Cabot

Additional Catalyzing Funders

  • Anonymous
  • Michael and Barbara Eisenson
  • John M. Gray
  • Richard Saltonstall Charitable Foundation


  • Autodesk
  • Irving Oil
  • National Geographic Society
  • New England Biolabs Foundation


  • American Australian Association
  • Animal Welfare Institute
  • Island Foundation
  • Korein Foundation
  • Maine Community Foundation
  • Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation
  • The Arthur L. and Elaine V. Johnson Foundation
  • The Curtis and Edith Munson Foundation
  • The Eppley Foundation for Research
  • The Volgenau Foundation
  • Waitt Foundation
  • The Perkins Fund

Government Agencies

  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Defense Advanced Research Project
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
  • Ocean Conservation Fellows 2015 – 2018
  • International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas
  • Marine Mammal Commission
  • Massachusetts Clean Energy Technology Center
  • Massachusetts Environmental Trust
  • National Institutes of Health
  • New England Fishery Management Council
  • National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
  • The Partnership for Mid-Atlantic Fisheries Science
  • U.S. Agency for International Development
  • North Slope Borough
  • Northeast Climate Science Center
  • Office of Naval Research
  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
  • U.S. Geological Survey


  • Conservation Law Foundation
  • Marine Stewardship Council
  • Natural Resources Defense Fund