California Sierra Fire (FM-2463)
Incident period: September 18, 2002 to September 22, 2002
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on September 19, 2002
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September 19, 2002
Oakland, CA -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) for the 10th time this year has authorized the use of federal funds to help fight an uncontrolled wildfire in California, the Sierra fire affecting 500 acres in the eastern suburbs of Sacramento.