Oregon Eyerly Fire (FM-2443)
Incident period: July 13, 2002 to July 18, 2002
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on July 16, 2002
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July 16, 2002
Washington -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today authorized the use of federal funds to help Oregon fight the outbreak of an uncontrolled wildfire burning in Jefferson County within 60 minutes of being contacted by the state.