Montana Cherry Creek Fire (FM-2489)
Incident period: August 10, 2003 to August 24, 2003
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 12, 2003
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August 13, 2003
Denver, CO -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today authorized the use of federal funds to help Montana fight a number of fires burning in Missoula, Mineral, and Ravalli counties, as well as the Cherry Creek Fire in Sanders County.