Alaska Snow Melt and Ice Jam Flooding (DR-1657)
Incident period: May 13, 2006 to May 30, 2006
Major Disaster Declaration declared on August 4, 2006
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August 4, 2006
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today announced that Federal disaster aid has been made available for Alaska to supplement State and local recovery efforts in the area struck by snow melt and ice jam flooding during the period of May 13-30, 2006.