Florida Suwannee Fire Complex (FM-2306)
Incident period: June 5, 2000 to December 31, 1969
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on June 5, 2000
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June 6, 2000
Washington, DC -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency reported today that federal firefighting funds have been authorized for the Suwannee Fire Complex located in the northern Florida counties of Baker, Bradford, Columbia, Hamilton, Suwannee and Union. According to the agency, the aid requested by the state was approved last night after it was reported that the fire complex, consisting of 19 uncontrolled fires, posed an immediate threat to approximately 100 homes in Union County.