Colorado Iron Mountain Fire (FM-2410)
Incident period: June 2, 2002 to June 10, 2002
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on June 2, 2002
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June 2, 2002
Washington, D.C.-- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has again moved swiftly to help Colorado battle another wildfire outbreak. FEMA authorized the use of federal funds within approximately four hours of being contacted by the state of the threat posed by the Iron Mountain wildfire to populated areas near Deer Mountain.