California Foothill Fire (FM-2534)
Incident period: July 17, 2004 to July 23, 2004
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on July 18, 2004
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July 18, 2004
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today authorized federal funds to help fight another fire in California: the Foothill fire near Newhall in Los Angeles County. More than 900 personnel are assigned to fight this fire that is burning dry grass and chaparral in difficult terrain.