The New England Aquarium is a catalyst for global change through public engagement, commitment to marine animal conservation, leadership in education, innovative scientific research, and effective advocacy for vital and vibrant oceans.

To protect the Piscataqua Region’s maritime heritage and environment through education and action.

To spark curiosity, enhance understanding, and inspire conservation of our Blue Planet.

The Blue Ocean Society for Marine Conservation’s mission is to protect marine life in the Gulf of Maine through research, education and inspiring action.