Jason Rylander

Senior Staff Attorney
Jason litigates cases across the country involving endangered species and habitat protection. His work has included cases on gray wolves, grizzly bears, piping plovers, pygmy owls, red knots, and other imperiled species.

Posts By: Jason Rylander

Four wolves, © Irving/NPS

Standing Up For Wolves »

With wolves in Wyoming now vulnerable to a reckless and potentially devastating state management plan, Defenders of Wildlife is taking the fight for wolf recovery to the courtroom.

Chinook salmon, © USFWS

Sixth Time’s A Charm?!? »

Big legal victory for endangered species! Staff attorney Jason Rylander explains why the Delta smelt should be considered “interstate commerce,” and why the Supreme Court rejected arguments by wildlife opponents for the sixth time in row.