Oregon Deer Creek (FM-2579)
Incident period: August 25, 2005 to September 1, 2005
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 25, 2005
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August 26, 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 Oregon fight the Deer Creek fire burning near Grants Pass, in the far southwestern part of the state.