Nevada Chance Fire (FM-2581)
Incident period: August 28, 2005 to September 3, 2005
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 29, 2005
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August 29, 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 Chance fire burning near the communities of Ryndon, Osino and Elburz in Elko County.