Oklahoma Severe Wildfire Threat (DR-1623)
Incident period: November 27, 2005 to March 31, 2006
Major Disaster Declaration declared on January 10, 2006
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
January 13, 2006
Oklahoma City, Okla. -- The Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announces that a toll-free application telephone number is now operational for those who suffered property damage or loss in the declared Oklahoma counties affected by the extreme wildfires beginning December 1, 2005.
January 11, 2006
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced today that federal disaster aid has been made available for Oklahoma to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by an extreme wildfire threat beginning on December 1, 2005, and continuing.