10 August 2015 at 2142 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Yukon Territory, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male who was unable to continue his hike due to receiving blisters all over his feet. The individual was transported by helicopter to a secure location.