Even the perfect fish fillet and best recipes will go to waste if fish isn’t stored and transported safely.

Learn about properly icing your catch in this Virginia Cooperative Extension video made with Virginia Sea Grant.

The short video covers strategies to properly icing fish during transport home and storage to preserve its quality and safety. Learn useful information on how to pack fish in ice during transport home after a day of fishing. Once at home, the video shows how to best wrap fish for refrigerated or freezer storage to ensure that the fish is delicious and safe to eat