Oregon Black Crater Fire (FM-2659)
Incident period: July 27, 2006 to August 14, 2006
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on July 27, 2006
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July 28, 2006
SALEM, Ore. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) last night authorized the use of federal funds to help Oregon fight the Black Crater Fire, burning in the Deschutes National Forest near Sisters, Oregon.