01 August 2016 at 0016 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in Beaverhead County, Montana.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and transported a male suffering from dehydration while out on a hiking trip. The individual was transported by helicopter to the nearest hospital where he received treatment.