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New technology helps search teams find people in wilderness

Updated : June 24, 2019 10:37 AM IST

More US teams are turning to the technology that combines cellphone GPS with digital maps detailing cliffs, caves, waterways and other hard-to-search terrains. It helps manage the work of large numbers of volunteers.
Last month, teams used it to help locate a 67-year-old hiker who had veered off a trail in a state park north of San Francisco.
New technology helps search teams find people in wilderness
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