Colorado Snaking Fire (FM-2399)
Incident period: April 23, 2002 to April 29, 2002
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on April 23, 2002
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
April 24, 2002
Washington, D.C.-- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) authorized the use of federal funds to help Colorado fight the outbreak of an uncontrolled wildfire burning in Park County in less than 90 minutes of being contacted by the state.