Table 3. Connectedness rankings for the five salmon fishing regions. Hi is for high rankings, M is medium, and L is low.

Connectedness Japan Russia Alaska British Columbia WOC
Natural
Climate condition – marine H H H M L
Climate condition – freshwater L H H M L
3-D free flow rivers L H H M L
Constructed
Vertical integration M M H H M
Regulatory interconnectedness L M M M H
x-sectoral habitat protection mandates L M H H M
Global markets H M H H H