Montana Saunders Fire (FM-2652)
Incident period: July 10, 2006 to July 13, 2006
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on July 11, 2006
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July 12, 2006
DENVER, Colo. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help with the cost of fighting the Saunders Fire in south-central Montana. The fire is located four miles outside the town of Columbus in Stillwater County, approximately 45 miles west of Billings.