14 September 2016 at 0111 GMT the GEOS International Emergency Response Coordination Center (IERCC) received a 911/SOS alert from a SPOT device in British Columbia, Canada.  IERCC personnel contacted local emergency services and informed them of the activation. SAR personnel responded to the location and assisted a male who became separated from his hunting partner. A SAR ground team assisted the individual with locating his partner. No injuries were reported with this incident.