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Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life
at the New England Aquarium

Watch this video to learn how our scientists and researchers are transforming science into action to protect our oceans.

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OUR MISSION
a pristine new england beach with a lighthouse against a setting sun

Protect Our Coasts

Proposed plans for offshore oil and gas exploration in the Atlantic threaten our shores. Learn how we can protect our backyard together.

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ON THE BLOG
turtle rescue team

Supporting Women and Girls in Science

The New England Aquarium is an institution that knows girl power and we celebrate that power on International Day of Women and Girls in Science.

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Mission Matters
the first step logo with sea lion

Take the First Step

Take the first step to reducing single-use plastics. Join others across the country in pledging to skip the straws you don’t need.

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