California Sawmill Fire (FM-2473)
Incident period: June 26, 2003 to June 30, 2003
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on June 28, 2003
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June 28, 2003
Oakland, CA -- Federal funds were made available by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today to help California fight the uncontrolled Sawmill fire burning in Kern County northeast of Bakersfield. The authorization is only the second granted to the state this year.