Hawaii Waikele Fire (FM-2577)
Incident period: August 17, 2005 to August 20, 2005
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 19, 2005
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August 19, 2005
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today authorized the use of federal funds to help Hawaii fight the Waikele Fire burning near Mililani Town, in Honolulu County on the island of Oahu.