Nevada Indian Creek Fire (FM-2972)
Incident period: October 3, 2011 to October 6, 2011
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on October 3, 2011
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October 4, 2011
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 Nevada fight the Indian Creek Fire in Elko 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.