Mississippi Hurricane Gustav (DR-1794)
Incident period: August 28, 2008 to September 8, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 22, 2008
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September 22, 2008
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 Mississippi to supplement state and local recovery efforts in the area struck by Hurricane Gustav during the period of August 28 to September 8, 2008.