California Sayre Fire (FM-2791)
Incident period: November 14, 2008 to December 31, 1969
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on November 15, 2008
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November 17, 2008
OAKLAND, Ca. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help California fight the Sayre in Los Angeles County. The authorization makes FEMA funding available to reimburse 75 percent of the eligible firefighting costs under an approved grant for managing, mitigating and controlling the fire.