What makes Walden Pond a significant place? Why is Walden Pond special? Answer in at least 2 of the following contexts: scientifically, historically, environmentally, visually or from a literary perspective.
Walden Pond is significant due to its historic, scientific, and literary roots. Historically, Walden Pond is the pond that David Thoreau resided in during his transcendental journey. This connects directly to its literary significance as Transcendentalism has impact much modern thinking and writing in the present world. Scientifically, Walden is a center for New England's unique Iceberg formations like kettle ponds.