California Old Fire (FM-2503)
Incident period: October 25, 2003 to November 14, 2003
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on October 25, 2003
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October 25, 2003
Oakland, CA -- Within two hours of being contacted by the state, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's FEMA authorized firefighting funds to help California fight the 5,000-acre Old fire burning in San Bernardino County.