Alaska Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides (DR-1796)

Incident period: July 27, 2008 to August 6, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on September 26, 2008

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September 26, 2008
News Release
Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Bush's major disaster declaration issued for Alaska. Assistance for the State and Affected Local Governments Can Include as Required:
September 26, 2008
News Release
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 severe storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides during the period of July 27 to August 6, 2008.
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Preliminary Damage Assessment

  • Alaska, FEMA-1796-DR (PDF 23KB)
State/Tribal Government: 
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