Washington School Fire (FM-2575)
Incident period: August 7, 2005 to August 19, 2005
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 7, 2005
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August 8, 2005
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) early Sunday morning authorized the use of federal funds to help the State of Washington fight the "School" Fire burning in Garfield and Columbia Counties.