Washington Fischer Fire (FM-2543)
Incident period: August 11, 2004 to August 26, 2004
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on August 11, 2004
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August 12, 2004
SEATTLE, Wash. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal funds to help Washington State fight the Fischer Fire, burning on the north side of the Wenatchee River and up a series of steep canyons in Chelan County.