Nevada Vor-McCarty Fire (FM-2578)
Incident period: August 22, 2005 to August 25, 2005
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 22, 2005
Updates and Articles, Blogs, and News Releases
August 23, 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 Nevada fight the Vor-McCarty fire burning near Elko, in the northeastern part of the state.