Thank you for taking the next step toward Animal Sponsorship.
Use this form to symbolically adopt one of the many species at the New England Aquarium or to give an Animal Sponsorship as a gift. Your donation will be used where it is most needed to support the New England Aquarium in our mission to protect the blue planet.
For Animal Sponsorships at the $60 or above levels, please allow up to three weeks for processing and delivery of your materials, which will arrive in a presentation folder.
Need a gift now? Select our new $30 print-at-home level. When you complete your donation, you’ll receive instructions on how to download your full-color species profile and customized Animal Sponsorship certificate.
Have questions about sponsoring a species? Read the Animal Sponsorship FAQ.
*Indicates endangered, threatened or vulnerable species.
Green sea turtle*
This endangered species includes the Aquarium’s most famous resident, Myrtle.
Lepidochelys kempii is a critically endangered species that is often highlighted in the Aquarium’s marine rescue and rehabilitation efforts.Sponsor
Caretta caretta. Pacific loggerheads regularly travel over 7,500 miles between their nesting beaches in Japan and their feeding grounds in Mexico.Sponsor
Spheniscus demersus, which is endangered, has a pattern of spots on its belly that is unique to each bird.Sponsor
Homarus americanus has long been known as a symbol of New England.Sponsor
Atlantic harbor seal
Phoca vitulina can often be found soaking up the sun along area beaches.Sponsor
Diodon holocanthus is able to survive attacks by inflating its body to several times its normal size after swallowing mouthfuls of water.Sponsor
Amphiprion ocellaris, made famous by Disney’s Finding Nemo, forms a symbiotic relationship with a large anemone.Sponsor
Rhinoptera bonasus can be found along the Atlantic coast, from New England to northern parts of South America.Sponsor
Green moray eel
Gymnothorax funebris hides in the nooks and crevices of coral reefs and rocky shorelines waiting to ambush its prey.Sponsor
Little blue penguin
Eudyptula minor is the smallest species of penguin in the world.Sponsor
Northern fur seal*
Callorhinus ursinus boasts some of thickest fur in the animal kingom, second only to otters.Sponsor
Southern rockhopper penguin*
Eudyptes chrysocome is the only species of penguin that jumps into the water feet first.Sponsor
The Aquarium is home to the world’s longest running North Atlantic Right Whale Research Program managed by a team of researchers working to save one of the world’s most endangered species of whale. You can help fund their work by sponsoring a North Atlantic right whale.