Oregon Booth Fire (FM-2493)
Incident period: August 20, 2003 to October 22, 2003
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 20, 2003
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August 20, 2003
WASHINGTON -- The U. S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help Oregon fight the outbreak of an uncontrolled wildfire burning in the counties of Deschutes and Linn.