California Lockheed Fire (FM-2824)
Incident period: August 12, 2009 to August 23, 2009
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 13, 2009
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August 14, 2009
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help the state of California fight the Lockheed Fire in Santa Cruz 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.