Nevada Lost Cabin Fire (FM-2446)
Incident period: July 14, 2002 to July 27, 2002
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on July 17, 2002
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July 17, 2002
Oakland, CA -- July 17, 2002, The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) authorized, within hours of being contacted by the state, the use of federal funds to help Nevada fight the uncontrolled fire burning in Clark County west of Las Vegas.