Season End Springtime February – April (varies)
Shad is an American saltwater fish, a type of herring that spawns in fresh water at the start of spring. The American shad, a boney fish that is typically three to five pounds each, is prized not for its flesh but for its eggs, a delicacy known as shad roe.
Shad roe looks like liver and is a bloody red color.
The season is extremely short, so you will need to hurry if you want to get your hands on this seasons Shad Roe.