See Public Resources Code Sections 10200 - 10277 for the enabling statutes of the CFCP, and California Code of Regulations Title 14, Division 2, Chapter 6 (PDF), which provides the framework for its functions.
PUBLIC RESOURCES CODE - PRC
SECTION 10200 Title
SECTIONS 10201-10202 Findings and Declarations
SECTION 10210-10224 Definitions
SECTION 10225-10227 Administration
SECTION 10230-10246 California Farmland Conservancy Program
SECTION 10250-10255 Eligibility & Selection Criteria
SECTION 10260-10264 Easements
SECTION 10270-10277 Termination of Easements
More information about conservation easements and how they are defined under California law is located in Civil Code Section 815.