28 February 2017 at 0314 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 helped an individual get himself and his sled out of the snow. The individual became stuck while out sledding. No injuries to report and the individual was able to ride out on his own.