Nevada Holbrook Fire (FM-2969)
Incident period: September 10, 2011 to September 11, 2011
Fire Management Assistance Declaration declared on September 10, 2011
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September 12, 2011
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has authorized the use of federal Fire Assistance Management Grant (FMAG) funding to help the state of Nevada fight the Holbrook Fire in Douglas 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.