15 August 2013 at 2337 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device. IERCC personnel contacted United States Coast Guard (USCG) and informed them of the activation. A USCG Vessel responded to the location and transported one individual suffering from dehydration following a kayaking trip. USCG provided treatment while transporting the individual to shore where he was released.