North Idaho Trackers, Inc., the founding member of Idaho State Trackers Inc., is a member of the Latah Search and Rescue Council based in Moscow, Idaho and the Kootenai County Search and Rescue Council in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Idaho State Trackers Assn has individual members in various search and rescue units throughout the state of Idaho.
Idaho State Trackers is a nonprofit (501c3) organization whose members voluntarily join together to assist all organizations involved in search and rescue operations and assist law enforcement agencies, when requested, in their efforts to find or apprehend individuals. The primary response is for search and rescue efforts. ISTA members use the step-by-step tracking method to follow sign and evidence of human passage.