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California Wildfires (DR-1731)

Incident Period: October 21, 2007 - March 31, 2008
Major Disaster Declaration declared on October 24, 2007

Individual Assistance Applications
Approved: 2,019

Total Individual & Households Program
Dollars Approved: $14,964,898.08

Total Public Assistance Grants
Dollars Obligated: $139,782,677.40

Designated Counties (Individual Assistance):

Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Ventura

Financial Assistance

Individual Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Individual & Households Program (IHP) - Dollars Approved*


Total Housing Assistance (HA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Other Needs Assistance (ONA) - Dollars Approved*


Total Individual Assistance (IA) - Applications Approved*

Public Assistance - Dollars Approved


Total Public Assistance Grants (PA) - Dollars Obligated✝


Emergency Work (Categories A-B) - Dollars Obligated✝


Permanent Work (Categories C-G) - Dollars Obligated✝

* Dollars Approved: Assistance dollars approved but not necessarily disbursed.
✝ Dollars Obligated: Funds made available to the State via electronic transfer following FEMA's final review and approval of Public Assistance projects.

Learn more about FEMA Disaster definitions. Information is updated every 24 hours.

How to Apply for Assistance

» Apply Online
» Call 1-800-621-FEMA (3362) / 1-800-462-7585 (TTY)

» What is Disaster Assistance
» Individual Assistance
» Hazard Mitigation

» California Wildfires (Emergency Declaration)



Preliminary Damage Assessment



  • California, FEMA-1731-DR (PDF 49KB)

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Last Updated: 2010-12-13 05:00