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How The New England Aquarium's New CEO Is Taking On Climate Change10:57
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Young visitors at the New England Aquarium use their phones to capture a picture of a loggerhead sea turtle. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)
Young visitors at the New England Aquarium use their phones to capture a picture of a loggerhead sea turtle. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR)

Few research institutions are as dialed into what's happening in our warming oceans as Boston's-own New England Aquarium, where 1.4 million visitors go each year.

As the New England Aquarium nears its 50th-anniversary, what's next for the major research institution and tourist destination? How will the new CEO and president, Vikki Spruill, promote ocean conservation and take on climate change?

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Vikki Spruill, CEO and president of the New England Aquarium. She tweets @VikkiSpruill.

This segment aired on January 11, 2019.

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