California Simi Fire (FM-2504)
Incident period: October 24, 2003 to November 11, 2003
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on October 26, 2003
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October 26, 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 Simi fire burning near the communities of Moorpark and Simi Valley in Ventura County.