California Leona Fire (FM-2462)
Incident period: September 3, 2002 to September 12, 2002
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on September 4, 2002
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September 4, 2002
Oakland, CA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency for the second time today has authorized the use of federal funds to help fight an uncontrolled wildfire, this time the Leona fire burning in Los Angeles County, Calif., 12 miles west of Palmdale.